What does Homeland mean?

Definitions for Homeland
ˈhoʊmˌlænd, -ləndHome·land

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Homeland.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fatherland, homeland, motherland, mother country, country of origin, native land(noun)

    the country where you were born

Wiktionary

  1. homeland(Noun)

    One's country of residence.

  2. homeland(Noun)

    One's country of birth.

  3. homeland(Noun)

    The traditional territory of an ethnic group.

  4. homeland(Noun)

    An area set aside for black South Africans under the policy of apartheid.

Freebase

  1. Homeland

    A homeland is the concept of the place to which an ethnic group holds a long history and a deep cultural association with —the country in which a particular national identity began. As a common noun, it simply connotes the country of one's origin. When used as a proper noun, the word, as well as its equivalents in other languages often have ethnic nationalist connotations. A homeland may also be referred to as a fatherland, a motherland, or a mother country, depending on the culture and language of the nationality in question.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. homeland

    The physical region that includes the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, United States possessions and territories, and surrounding territorial waters and airspace.

How to pronounce Homeland?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say Homeland in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Homeland in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Homeland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Homeland in a Sentence

  1. Jay Wallace:

    From her breaking news headlines at the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice to her reporting after the 9/11 terrorist attacks and the investigation into Princess Diana's death, she has always been at the forefront of every beat she has covered.

  2. Anita McBride:

    It's crucial to homeland and American security abroad that there be a seamless inter-agency process at the National Security Council.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    With only four legislative days left until the Republican Homeland Security Shutdown, Speaker Boehner made it clear that Speaker Boehner has no plan to avoid a government shutdown, the speaker's reliance on talking points and finger-pointing was a sad reflection of the fact that the Tea Party continues to hold the gavel as Senate Democrats insist on Senate Democrats futile anti-immigrant grandstanding.

  4. John Boehner:

    Our goal here is to fund the Department of Homeland Security. And our second goal is to stop the president's executive overreach.

  5. Homeland Security Committee:

    Hampered by misstep after misstep, Kirstjen Nielsen's tenure at the Department of Homeland Security was a disaster from the start. It is clearer now than ever that the Trump Administration's border security and immigration policies - that she enacted and helped craft - have been an abysmal failure and have helped create the humanitarian crisis at the border.

Images & Illustrations of Homeland

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