Nationality refers to the home country of an individual, animal, or item. You can find many nationality quotes on the Internet no matter where you were born or where you live. When the word nationality is used it is meant to show that someone or something belongs to a specific nation around the world. If you are a citizen of a country then that is your nationality. Babies who are born on American soil are automatically US citizens, and they are automatically assumed to have American nationality even if both parents are not American nationals. Many people take pride in their nationality, and in the culture and traditions that are popular in their home nation. If you renounce your citizenship for a country then you are renouncing your nationality.