Egypt is a nation-state.
The definition of a nation-state is a self-governed political entity occupied by people who speak the same language and share a common history and culture.
An example of a nation-state is Egypt.
A political unit consisting of an autonomous state inhabited predominantly by a people sharing a common culture, history, and language.
(plural nation states)
- Alternative spelling of nation-state.
- Its territory comprises chiefly districts of the Baltic provinces of the Russian Empire, which linguistically or ethnographically belonged to the Letts, whence the name of Latvia as a new nation-state.