- The definition of civic is something related to local government, citizens or city.
An example of civic is a local government official; civic official.
Origin of civicClassical Latin civicus, civil ; from civis: see home
Origin of civicLatin cīvicus, from cīvis, citizen; see kei- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more civic, superlative most civic)
From Latin cīvicus (“pertaining to a city or citizens”).