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State of having a distinct identity, or being an individual distinct from others; individuality
The fully developed self; one's personality, character

Indeed, while geography is neither a key dimension of identity nor its determinant, it is one of the most important categories through which nationhood can be explored and articulated. It both grounds a sense of national selfhood and gives it a framework through which a continuous shaping of identity can take place..

The quality of being self-centered or egocentric; selfishness
Existence as a separate self, or independent person; conscious personality; individuality
{i} individuality, state of being an individual or separate being; qualities and attributes that make up a person's nature or personality; selfishness