What does Homeland mean?

Definitions for Homeland
ˈhoʊmˌlænd, -ləndHome·land

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fatherland, homeland, motherland, mother country, country of origin, native landnoun

    the country where you were born

Wiktionary

  1. homelandnoun

    One's country of residence.

  2. homelandnoun

    One's country of birth.

  3. homelandnoun

    The traditional territory of an ethnic group.

  4. homelandnoun

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

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  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.

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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. Miles Taylor:

    I had lunch with the vice president of the United States in the West Wing of the The White House and Miles Taylor told me to my face Olivia Troye is doing an incredible job as my homeland security adviser, keith Kellogg told me this year Olivia Troye is doing an incredible job, I'm so glad DHS referred Olivia Troye to us.

  2. Chad Plantz:

    This seizure is the direct result of a coordinated investigative effort by Homeland Security Investigations( HSI) San Diego, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, and Customs and Border Protection, hSI will continue to aggressively investigate individuals who are involved in the unlawful smuggling and trafficking of endangered wildlife for their own financial gain.

  3. Pedro Perez:

    I don't do it for the prize. I do it out of love for my Venezuelan homeland and to defend it from people who tell the world that we live in a dictatorship.

  4. Former Vice President Dick Cheney:

    This agreement will give Iran the means to launch a nuclear attack on the U.S. homeland, i know of no nation in history that has agreed to guarantee that the means of its own destruction will be in the hands of another nation, particularly one that is hostile.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    I would say the best part of the Obama administration would be his continuance of the protections of the homeland using, you know, the big metadata programs, the NSA being enhanced, even though he never defends it, even though he never openly admits it, there has been a continuation of a very important service, which is the first obligation I think of our national government is to keep us safe.

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