state - r the present condition of a system or entity, or to a governed entity (such as a country) or sub-
entity (such as an autonomous territory of a country)
Nation - a community of people who share a common language, culture, ethnicity, descent, or history.
However, it can also refer to people who share a common territory and government (for example the
inhabitants of a sovereign state) irrespective of their ethnic make-up;
Nation-state - a state that self-identifies as deriving its political legitimacy from serving as a sovereign
entity for a nation as a sovereign territorial unit.
nation without state - ethnic groups which are not the majority popula