"Nationalist", "loyalist", and "partisan" are all synonyms of "patriot".
I'm An American Patriot.
The word patriotic is the adjective form for the noun patriot.
The Irish Gaelic word for 'patriot' is tírghráthóir.The Scottish Gaelic word is tìr-ghràdhaiche.
What the root word for patriotic
Word families for the noun 'patriot' are:patriotic (adjective)unpatriotic (adjective)patriotism (noun)
Patriotic derives from the Greek word patriotikoswhich derives from the word patris (=fatherland). The noun for the word patriotic in Greek is patriotismos, in English patriotism.by Sotiris (Greek)