Collective Nouns for People

Collective Nouns for People

Collective Nouns for People

Collective Nouns for People

Here you find a list of 200 collective nouns for people used for a number or a collection of people.

Generally, the collective nouns for people are formed based on occupations, professions, gender, nationality and other areas.

List of the Collective Nouns for People

Sl.No. Name of the People Collective Noun / Group Name for People
01 Academics a faculty of academics
03 Actresses an entrance of actresses
03 Acrobats a troupe of acrobats
04 Actors a company of actors
05 Advisors a council of advisors
06 Angels a host of angels
07 Artistes a troupe of artistes
08 Athletes a team of athletes
09 Bakers a tabernacle of bakers
10 Barbers a babble of barbers
11 Barbarians a horde of barbarians
12 Barmen a promise of barmen
13 Barons a thought of barons
14 Barristers a boast of barristers
15 Beaters a squad of beaters
16 Beauties a bevy/a galaxy of beauties
17 Beggars a fighting of beggars
18 Bishops a bench of bishops
19 Boys a rascal/a blush of boys
20 Brewers a feast of brewers
21 Brownies a pack of brownies
22 Bureaucrats a shuffle of bureaucrats
23 Butchers a goring of butchers
24 Butlers a sneer of butlers
25 Candidates a slate/a batch of candidates
26 Capitalists a company/a syndicate of capitalists
27 Cardinals a college of cardinals
28 Censors a gaggle of censors
29 Churchgoers a congregation of churchgoers
30 Clerks a rookery/a school of clerks
31 Clowns an alley/a pratfall of clowns
32 Cobblers a cutting of cobblers
33 Columnists a slither of gossip columnists
34 Comedians a gaggle/a riot of comedians
35 Convicts a gang of convicts
36 Cooks a hastiness of cooks
37 Criminals a gang of criminals
38 Critics a shrivel of critics
39 Crooks a bunch/a gang of crooks
40 Dancers a group/a troupe of dancers
41 Daubers a squat of daubers
42 Deans a decanter/a decorum of deans
43 Dentists a brace/a wince of dentists
44 Dermatologists a rash of dermatologists
45 Delegates a conference/a congress of delegates
46 Designers a set/a subtlety of designers
47 Directors a board of directors
48 Decorators a tantrum of decorators
49 Doctors a doctrine of doctors
50 Dons an obstruction of dons
51 Drummers a roll of drummers
52 Employees a staff of employees
53 Englishmen a pound of Englishmen
54 Equestrians a prance of Equestrians
55 Experts a discord/a panel of experts
56 Followers a train/a band followers
57 Fools a pack of fools
58 Foresters a stalk of foresters
59 Frenchmen a peck of Frenchmen
60 Friends a party/a circle of friends
61 Gamblers a talent of gamblers
62 Generals a glitter of generals
63 Geneticists a helix of geneticists
64 Geologists a conglomerate/a formation of geologists
65 Girls a bevy/a giggle of girls
66 Governesses a galaxy of governesses
67 Grammarians a conjunction of grammarians
68 Grandparents a wisdom of grandparents
69 Groupies a group of groupies
70 Gym Instructors a set of gym instructors
71 Gymnasts troupe of gymnasts
72 Gypsies a caravan of gypsies
73 Hackers a cruft of hackers
74 Hairdressers a set/a swish of hairdressers
75 Hedonists a debauchery of hedonists
76 Heirs an expectation of heirs
77 Hermits an observance of hermits
78 Hippies a trip of hippies
79 Hoodiums a gang of hoodlums
80 Horsemen a cavalcade of horsemen
81 Hunters a blast of hunters
82 Husbands a multiply/an unhappiness of husbands
83 Impressionists a blur of impressionists
84 In-laws an imposition of in-laws
85 Indians a tribe of Indians
86 Irishmen a pint of Irishmen
87 Joggers a wheeze of joggers
88 Journalists a scoop/a slant of journalists
89 Judges a bench/a panel of judges
90 Jurymen a panel of jurymen
91 Kings/Rulers a line/a dynasty of kings/rulers
92 Knaves A pack of knaves
93 Knights a banner/a rout of knights
94 Lawyers a disputation/an eloquence/a greed/a quarrel of lawyers
95 Lecturers a drift of lecturers
96 Lepers a colony of lepers
97 Librarians a stack/a shush of librarians
98 Listeners an audience of listeners
99 Majors a morbidity of majors
100 Magicians an illusion of magicians
101 Magistrates a bench of magistrates
102 Maidens a rage of maidens
103 Mathematicians a number/a set of mathematicians
104 Meatheads a density of meatheads
105 Men a band/a body of men
106 Merchants a faith of merchants
107 Messengers a diligence of messengers
108 Metallurgists an amalgamation of metallurgists
109 Meteorologists a shower of meteorologists
110 Microbiologists a colony of microbiologists
111 Midwives an expectation of midwives
112 Ministers a council of ministers
113 Minstrels a troupe of minstrels
114 Models a slouch of models
115 Mothers a consternation of mothers
116 Mothers-in-law a mutter of mothers-in-law
117 Mourners a cortege of mourners
118 Musicians a band/an orchestra of musicians
119 Musketeers a platoon of musketeers
120 Narcissists a mug/a reflection of narcissists
121 Natives a tribe of natives
122 Nieces a squeal of nieces
123 Nomads a horde of nomads
124 Northerners a freeze of Northerners
125 Nuns a superfluity of nuns
126 Officers a mess/an execution of officers
127 Onlookers a crowd of onlookers
128 Osteopaths a joint of osteopaths
129 Painters a curse/an illusion of painters
130 Parents an embarrassment /a persistence of parents
131 Pathologists a body of pathologists
132 People a crowd/a colony/a corporation/a gathering/a host of people
133 Percussionists a meter of percussionists
134 Performers a troupe of performers
135 Philosophers a confusion/a ponder of philosophers
136 Pilgrims a caravan/a congregation of pilgrims
137 Pipers a poverty of pipers
138 (Chess) Players a board of chess players
139 Players a team of players
140 Plumbers a flood/a flush of plumbers
141 Poets an obscurity/a rhyme of poets
142 Police a posse of police
143 Policemen a patrol of policemen
144 Politicians a lie/an equivocation of politicians
145 Preachers a converting of preachers
146 Priests a discretion of priests
147 Prisoners a pity/a gang of prisoners
148 Professors a pomposity of professors
149 Psychologists a complex of psychologists
150 Pupils a class/a batch of pupils
151 Pyromaniacs a blaze/a conflagration of pyromaniacs
152 Radiologists a series of radiologists
153 Refugees a flight of refugees
154 Representatives an assembly/a congress of representatives
155 Reviewers a pan of reviewers
156 Rioters a mob of rioters
157 Robbers a band/a gang of robbers
158 Sailors a crew of sailors
159 Salesmen a sample of salesmen
160 Savages a horde of savages
161 School Boys a rout of schoolboys
162 (Boy) Scouts a troop of boy scouts
163 Seamstresses a scolding of seamstresses
164 Senators a house of senators
165 Sergeants At Law a subtlety of sergeants at law
166 Servants a staff of servants
167 Schemers a clique of schemers
168 Sheriffs a posse of sheriffs
169 Shoemakers a blackening of shoemakers
170 Shoppers a crush of shoppers
171 Singers a choir/a group of singers
172 Smokers a billow/a hack of smokers
173 Soldiers an assembly/a band/a battalion/a company/ regiment/a platoon/an army of soldiers
174 Strikers a picket of strikers
175 Students a class of students
176 Tailors a disguising of tailors
177 Taverners a glozing of taverners
178 Teachers a staff/a quiz of teachers
179 Teenagers an attitude/a grunt of teenagers
180 Thieves a gang/a den/a pack of thieves
181 Thinkers a school of thinkers
182 Tinkers a wandering of tinkers
183 Tourists a flock of tourists
184 Travellers a caravan of travellers
185 Troops a muster of troops
186 Trustees a board of trustees
187 Vegetarians a sprig of vegetarians
188 Vicars a prudence of vicars
189 Visitors a stream of visitors
190 Waiters an absence/an order of waiters
191 Walkers an ample of walkers
192 Widows an ambush of widows
193 Witches a coven of witches
194 Wives an impatience of wives
195 Women a gaggle of women
196 Worshippers a congregations of worshippers
197 Workmen a gang of workmen
198 Wrestlers a clutch/a crunch of wrestlers
199 Writers a bevy of writers
200 Yeomen a fellowship of yeomen