chauvinism vs superpatriotism what difference

what is difference between chauvinism and superpatriotism

English

Etymology

Borrowed from French chauvinisme (idealistic devotion to Napoleon), named for Nicolas Chauvin, a legendary and excessively patriotic soldier of the French First Republic. The figure of Chauvin became especially famous as a character in the play La Cocarde Tricolore by the Cogniard brothers.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈʃəʊ.vɪ.nɪ.zəm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈʃoʊ.vɪˌnɪzm̩/
  • (General Australian) IPA(key): /ˈʃəʊ.və.nɪ.zəm/

Noun

chauvinism (countable and uncountable, plural chauvinisms)

  1. (derogatory) Excessive patriotism, eagerness for national superiority; jingoism.
  2. (derogatory) Unwarranted bias, favoritism, or devotion to one’s own particular group, cause, or idea.

Synonyms

  • jingoism

Derived terms

  • male chauvinism

Related terms

  • chauvinist

Translations

See also

  • bigotry
  • Chauvinism in the Encyclopædia Britannica (11th edition, 1911)

Swedish

Etymology

From French chauvinisme.

Noun

chauvinism c

  1. chauvinism

Declension

Related terms

  • chauvinist


English

Etymology

super- +‎ patriotism

Noun

superpatriotism (uncountable)

  1. Extreme patriotism.

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