American Civil War
Proper noun
  1. A war fought in the United States between 1861 and 1865, between the Northern states (Union) and Southern states (Confederacy).
Synonyms
  • (US) Civil War
  • (US, especially Southern US) War Between the States
  • (US, almost exclusively Southern US) War of Northern Aggression
  • (US, chiefly Northern US) War of the Rebellion
  • (US, chiefly Northern US) Great Rebellion
  • (Outside the US) Secession War
  • U.S. Civil War
Translations
  • French: guerre de Sécession, guerre civile américaine
  • German: Sezessionskrieg, Amerikanischer Bürgerkrieg
  • Italian: guerra di secessione americana, guerra civile americana
  • Portuguese: Guerra Civil Americana, Guerra de Secessão
  • Russian: гражда́нская война́ в США
  • Spanish: Guerra de Secesión, Guerra Civil estadounidense



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