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homeland Explained

homeland at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['həum'lænd]

homeland at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C]
1 the country where someone was born:
2 a large area of land where a particular group of people can live:

homeland at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Dwelling): abode, dwelling, lodging, domicile, residence, apartment, place, digs*, pad*, address, habitation, local habitation, berth, housing, quarters, headquarters, homeland, motherland, fatherland, country, homestead, fireside, hearth.

homeland at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
1 [usually sing.] the country where a person was born:
Many refugees have been forced to flee their homeland.
2 [usually pl.] (in the Republic of S Africa under the APARTHEID system in the past) one of the areas with some SELF-GOVERNMENT that were intended for a group of black African people to live in:
the Transkei homeland

homeland at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

homeland
n : the country where you were born [syn: {fatherland}, {motherland},
{mother country}, {country of origin}, {native land}]

homeland at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedia » dab=homeland (disambiguation)

Noun

Inter: wikipedi » a
Inter: en-noun » head=homeland
  • One's country of residence.
    1. One's country of birth.
    2. The traditional territory of an ethnic group.
    3. Inter: South Africa » historical An area set aside for black South Africans under the policy of apartheid.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » homeland

  • Afrikaans: Inter: t- » af|tuisland, Inter: t- » af|geboorteland
  • Albanian: Inter: t+ » sq|atdhe, Inter: t- » sq|mëmëdhe
  • Arabic: Inter: t+ » ar|وطن|alt=وَطَنٌ|tr=wáʈan, Inter: t+ » ar|وطن|alt=أوْطَان|tr=’awʈá:n
  • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|pàtria|f
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|祖國|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|祖国|tr=zǔguó|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|故鄉|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|故乡|tr=gùxiāng|sc=Hani Inter: qualifier » native place
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|vlast|f, Inter: t- » cs|domovina|f
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|thuisland|n
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|heimland|n
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kotimaa
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|patrie|f
  • Georgian: Inter: t+ » ka|სამშობლო|tr=samšoblo|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Heimat|f, Inter: t+ » de|Heimatland|n
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|πατρίδα|f|tr=patrída|sc=Grek
  • : Ancient: Inter: tø » grc|πατρίς|f|tr=patris|sc=polytonic
  • Gujarati: Inter: t- » gu|સ્વદેશ|tr=svadeš|sc=Gujr
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|מולדת|tr=moledet|sc=Hebr, Inter: t+ » he|מכורה|f|tr=mechora|sc=Hebr
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|स्वदेश|tr=svadeš|sc=Deva, Inter: t- » hi|वतन|tr=vatan|sc=Deva
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|szülőföld
  • Indonesian: Inter: t+ » id|tanah air
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|tír dhúchais|f
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|patria|f, Inter: t- » it|suolo natio, Inter: t+ » it|paese|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|祖国|tr=そこく, sokoku|sc=Jpan, Inter: t+ » ja|故郷|tr=こきょう, kókyō|sc=Jpan Inter: qualifier » native place
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|고국|tr=goguk|sc=Kore (Inter: t+ » ko|故國|sc=Kore), Inter: t- » ko|자기 나라|tr=jagi nara|sc=Kore, Inter: t+ » ko|고향|tr=gohyang|sc=Kore (Inter: t+ » ko|故鄕|sc=Kore)
    • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|patria|f
    • Latvian: Inter: t- » lv|dzimtene|f
    • Lithuanian: Inter: t+ » lt|tėvynė|f, Inter: t- » lt|gimtinė|f
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|татковина|f|tr=tatkóvina, Inter: t- » mk|родина|f|tr=ródina
    • Old English: Inter: t- » ang|eþel|alt=ēþel, Inter: t- » ang|eard
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|وطن|tr=vatan|sc=fa-Arab, Inter: t+ » fa|میهن|tr=mihan|sc=fa-Arab
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|ojczyzna|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|pátria|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|родина|f|tr=ródina, Inter: t+ » ru|отечество|n|tr=otéčestvo|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|отчизна|f|tr=otčízna|sc=Cyrl
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|домовина|f|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|завичај|m|sc=Cyrl
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|domovina|f, Inter: t- » sh|zavičaj|m
    • Silesian: Inter: tø » szl|hajmatland
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|patria|f, Inter: t- » es|tierra natal|f
    • Sundanese: Inter: t- » su|lemah cai
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|fosterland|n, Inter: t+ » sv|hemland|n
    • Tamil: Inter: t+ » ta|ஈழம்|tr=eelam|sc=Taml
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|vatan, Inter: t+ » tr|anavatan
    • Urdu: Inter: t+ » ur|وطن|tr=vatan|sc=ur-Arab
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|quê hương


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » homeland
    Translation: el » homeland
    Translation: es » homeland
    Translation: fr » homeland
    Translation: ko » homeland
    Translation: io » homeland
    Translation: kn » homeland
    Translation: lt » homeland
    Translation: hu » homeland
    Translation: mg » homeland
    Translation: my » homeland
    Translation: pl » homeland
    Translation: fi » homeland
    Translation: sv » homeland
    Translation: ta » homeland
    Translation: vi » homeland
    Translation: zh » homeland