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1)the country that you are a citizen of.
2)the country that you hold a passport of.
3)you can claim nationality of a country by birth, descent (child or grandchild of citizens) or naturalization (marriage)

if you are born in a different country from your familys birth, and then you claim that citizenship you are then that nationality. this happens a lot in the irish, italian, british diaspora
by anonymous = March 15, 2007

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some one born in london, who has irish parents or irish grandparents and holds irish citizenship and irish nationality, therefore is irish born in london. there are also forms like liverpool, manchester and birmingham irish.
shane macgowan is a famous london irish person, lead singer of the irish band the pogues and noted as one of irelands national treasures, liam and noel gallagher are a good example of manchester irish as they both have irish nationality and were born in manchester.
by anonymous = March 15, 2007

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1)the country that you are a citizen of.
2)the country that you hold a passport of.
3)you can claim nationality of a country by birth, descent (child or grandchild of citizens) or naturalization (marriage)
if you are born in a different country from your familys birth, and then you claim that citizenship you are then that nationality. this happens a lot in the irish, italian, british diaspora.
by anonymous = March 11, 2007

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