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Patriotic

patriotic

Inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of one's country; zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of one's country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance.

Origin: Cf. F. Patriotique, Gr. Belonging to a fellow-countryman.


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