Collective Nouns For People

“A people is a plurality of persons considered as a whole, as is the case with an ethnic group or nation. Collectively, for example, the contemporary Frisians and Danes are two related Germanic peoples, while various Middle Eastern ethnic groups are often linguistically categorized as Semitic peoples.” Wikipedia

Below is a list of collective nouns to describe various groups of people.

Collective Nouns Starting With A

  • Ambush of Widows
  • Argument of Architects
  • Argumentation of Historians
  • Army of Soldiers
  • Assembly of Clergy
  • Attack of Aliens

Collective Nouns Starting With B

  • Band of Musicians
  • Banner of Knights
  • Bench of Judges
  • Bevy of Beauties
  • Blush of Boys
  • Board of Directors
  • Bond of Women
  • Book of Wagers
  • Branch of Mormons
  • Brigade of Soldiers
  • Bubble of Divers

Collective Nouns Starting With C

  • Cast of Actors
  • Charm of Fairies
  • Choir of Angels
  • Chorus of Angels
  • Clashing of Economists
  • Class of Students
  • Clutch of Motorcyclists
  • Colony of Lepers
  • Communion of Saints
  • Company of Actors
  • Confab of Doctors
  • Conflagration of Arsonists
  • Confraternity of Smokers
  • Confusion of Architects
  • Congregation of Worshippers
  • Converting of Preachers
  • Cortege of Mourners
  • Coven of Witches
  • Crew of Sailors
  • Crowd of Onlookers

Collective Nouns Starting With D

  • Deck of Sailors
  • Descent of Relatives
  • Disguising of Tailors
  • Division of Soldiers
  • Draught of Butlers

Collective Nouns Starting With E

  • Eleven of Footballers
  • Equivocation of Politicians

Collective Nouns Starting With F

  • Faculty of Academics
  • Fidget of Altarboys
  • Field of Runners
  • Fixie of Hipsters
  • Flap of Nuns
  • Flock of Tourists
  • Fraunch of Millers

Collective Nouns Starting With G

  • Gang of Hoodlums
  • Gathering of Clans
  • Giggle of Girls
  • Glitter of Generals
  • Group of People

Collective Nouns Starting With H

  • Herd of Fairies
  • Horde of Savages
  • Host of Angels
  • House of Senators
  • Huddle of Lawyers

Collective Nouns Starting With I

  • Illusion of Painters

Collective Nouns Starting With M

  • Mass of Priests
  • Melody of Harpers
  • Mob of Thieves
  • Multiply of Husbands
  • Muscle of Marines
  • Muster of Soldiers

Collective Nouns Starting With N

  • Neverthriving of Jugglers
  • Number of Mathematicians

Collective Nouns Starting With O

  • Obesiance of Servants
  • Observance of Hermits
  • Orchestra of Musicians

Collective Nouns Starting With P

  • Panel of Experts
  • Pantheon of Gods
  • Parel of Troops
  • Platoon of Soldiers
  • Ponder of Philosophers
  • Pontification of Preachers
  • Pool of Typists
  • Posse of Police
  • Poverty of Pipers
  • Prudence of Vicars

Collective Nouns Starting With R

  • Rayful of Knaves
  • Rout of Knights
  • Royalty of Princesses

Collective Nouns Starting With S

  • Sarcasm of Stagehands
  • Scatter of Ravers
  • Sea of Bishops
  • Sequitur of Logicians
  • Shuffle of Bureaucrats
  • Skulk of Friars
  • Slate of Candidates
  • Snatch of Pickpockets
  • Squad of Soldiers
  • Staff of Servants
  • Stage of Actors
  • Stalk of Foresters
  • State of Princes
  • Stick of Paratroopers
  • Stock of Businessmen
  • Superfluity of Nuns

Collective Nouns Starting With T

  • Team of Footballers
  • Thought of Barons
  • Threatening of Courtiers
  • Torment of Trainers
  • Tribe of Natives
  • Troop of Dancers
  • Troupe of Performers

Collective Nouns Starting With W

  • Wisdom of Grandparents