|Main Entry:||e pluribus unum|
|Part of Speech:||phr|
|Definition:||one out of many, the motto on American coinage|
A motto of the United States; Latin for “Out of many, one.” It refers to the Union formed by the separate states. E pluribus unum was adopted as a national motto in 1776 and is now found on the Great Seal of the United States and on United States currency.