intertribal

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj intertribal between or among tribes "intertribal warfare"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • intertribal Existing or taking place between tribes; passing from tribe to tribe: as, intertribal war or commerce.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Intertribal in-tėr-trī′bal existing or taking place between tribes.
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Usage

In literature:

At Pecos and many other places intertribal warfare set in.
"The Prehistoric World" by E. A. Allen
Each of these intertribal alliances brings about its changed culture characteristics.
"The New North" by Agnes Deans Cameron
Now that the white man has put a stop to the ferocious intertribal wars, the El-morani are out of a job.
"African Camp Fires" by Stewart Edward White
In Africa slavery has been intimately associated with agriculture as a source of wealth, and therefore has lent motive to intertribal wars.
"Influences of Geographic Environment" by Ellen Churchill Semple
These intertribal wars are such as the wolf wages against the lamb.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 110, December, 1866" by Various
It would seem, however, that these ceremonies are, as often as not, intertribal rather than tribal.
"Anthropology" by Robert Marett
Their intertribal war has been alluded to in para.
"A Critical Exposition of the Popular 'Jihád'" by Moulavi Gerágh Ali
Intertribal warfare was perpetual, save now and then for truces of brief duration.
"The Discovery of America Vol. 1 (of 2)" by John Fiske
There were no intertribal quarrels, and Mr.
"Sketches of Our Life at Sarawak" by Harriette McDougall
The intertribal discord and mutual distrust which prevails amongst the Aulad-belad only tend to further the ends the Khalifa has in view.
"Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892" by F. R. Wingate
One important result of the present firm control is the total cessation of intertribal warfare.
"North America" by Israel C. Russell
Intertribal peace and the possession of boats to make travel easy did the rest.
"The Fijians" by Basil Thomson
The annals contain nothing save a record of intertribal warfare, which the high-king was rarely powerful enough to stay.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 7" by Various
Kavirondo warfare was mainly defensive and intertribal, this last a form of vendetta.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6" by Various
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In news:

New wildnerness film shown Wednesday, Intertribal center.
Oklahoma Indian Summer, an annual intertribal festival, runs Thursday through Saturday at the Bartlesville Community Center, 300 S E. Annual intertribal festival begins in Bartlesville.
Carl Schreck of OSU and Gabe Sheoships of the Columbia River Intertribal Fish Commission will speak on the plight and progress of the Lamprey of the Willamette, Saturday, July 21st at the Museum of the Oregon Territory.
The Hardeeville Native American PowWow was a two-day event that celebrated the traditions of the Yemassee Indians and other natives of the area with intertribal dancing, drumming, arts and crafts and more.
Rio Concho Intertribal Powwow .
The powwow was organized by the Dighton Intertribal Indian Council.
In the early 1990s, when I was a student at Verona Area High School, the school district dropped its "Indian" mascot as the Great Lakes Intertribal Council was seeking a statewide ban of such names.
This photograph shows the members of the Thunderbird Intertribal Pow Wow Committee.
The public is invited out this weekend to attend the "Chattahoochee River Park Intertribal Pow Wow.".
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