commonweal, commonwealth (n.)
state, nation, community, body politic
1H4 IV.iii.80 [Hotspur to Blunt, of King Henry] to reform / Some certain edicts and some strait decrees / That lie too heavy on the commonwealth
1H6 III.i.98 [Third Servingman to Gloucester, of the King] So kind a father of the commonweal
2H4 I.iii.87 [Archbishop to all] The commonwealth is sick of their own choice
2H4 IV.i.93 [Archbishop to Westmorland] My brother general, the commonwealth, / I make my quarrel in particular
2H6 I.i.187 [Salisbury to York and Warwick, of the Cardinal] demean himself / Unlike the ruler of a commonweal
2H6 I.iv.42 [York to Duchess] The King and commonweal / Are deeply indebted for this piece of pains
2H6 II.i.186 [Gloucester to Queen] I have loved my king and commonweal
2H6 II.i.22 [Cardinal to Gloucester] Pernicious Protector ... / That smoothest it so with King and commonweal!
JC III.ii.43 [Brutus to all, of Antony] shall receive ... a place in the commonwealth
LLL IV.i.41 [Boyet to Princess, of Costard] Here comes a member of the commonwealth
LLL IV.ii.76 [Nathaniel to Holofernes] You are a good member of the commonwealth
MM II.i.42 [Elbow to all, of Froth and Pompey] If these be good people in a commonweal that do nothing but use their abuses in common houses, I know no law
Tem II.i.150 [Gonzalo to Alonso] I'th' commonwealth I would by contraries / Execute all things
Tit I.i.117 [Tamora to Titus] to fight for king and commonweal
Tit I.i.230 [Titus to Tribunes, of Saturninus] whose virtues will ... ripen justice in this commonweal
Tit I.i.250 [Titus to all, of Saturninus] King and commander of our commonweal
Tit II.i.24 [Aaron alone, of Tamora] that will charm Rome's Saturnine, / And see his shipwreck and his commonweal's