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Definitions for fatherland
ˈfɑ ðərˌlændfa·ther·land

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    the country where you were born

Wiktionary

  1. fatherland(Noun)

    The country of one's ancestors.

  2. fatherland(Noun)

    The country of one's birth, origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fatherland(noun)

    one's native land; the native land of one's fathers or ancestors

    Etymology: [Imitated fr. D. vaderland. See Father, and Land.]

Freebase

  1. Fatherland

    Fatherland is the nation of one's "fathers", "forefathers" or "patriarchs". It can be viewed as a nationalist concept, insofar as it relates to nations.

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say fatherland in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fatherland in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fatherland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of fatherland in a Sentence

  1. James Joyce:

    I will tell you what I will do and what I will not do. I will not serve that in which I no longer believe, whether it call itself my home, my fatherland, or my church: and I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use --silence, exile and cunning.

  2. Helen Keller:

    I look upon the whole world as my fatherland, and every war has to me the horror of a family fued.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Night is the fatherland of the great inspirations.

  4. Horace:

    It is not the rich man you should properly call happy, but him who knows how to use with wisdom the blessings of the gods, to endure hard poverty, and who fears dishonor worse than death, and is not afraid to die for cherished friends or fatherland.

  5. Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel:

    No one will rip the (fatherland) away from us, neither by seduction nor by force, we Cubans do not surrender.

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