What does fatherland mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term fatherland:

Princeton's WordNet

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

    the country where you were born


  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

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


  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.

How to pronounce fatherland?

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How to say fatherland in sign language?

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  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. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Night is the fatherland of the great inspirations.

  2. Wilfred Owen, Poem: Dulce et Decorum est.:

    Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori. (Sweet and fitting it is to die for the fatherland)

  3. Helen Keller:

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

  4. 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.

  5. Carlos Rotondaro:

    I'm not a traitor, I'm loyal to fatherland, my oath (of military service) did not include defending a corrupt and inept government.

Images & Illustrations of fatherland

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