What does the word mankind mean?

Usage examples for mankind

  1. The prisoners of His love He makes the servants of mankind. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  2. It would be nearer the truth to say: No question is less important to mankind than religion. – Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel K. Washburn
  3. The little mermaid standing outside was quite frightened, her heart beat fast with terror and she nearly turned back, but then she remembered the prince and the immortal soul of mankind and took courage. – Stories from Hans Andersen by Hans Christian Andersen