Synonyms of 'homeland'
Many are planning to return to their homeland.
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The birthplace of something is the place where it began.
Athens, the birthplace of the ancient Olympics.
If someone is very proud of the country where they or their ancestors were born, they sometimes refer to it as the fatherland. The word fatherland is particularly associated with Germany.
They served the fatherland in its hour of need.
The motherland is the country in which you or your ancestors were born and to which you still feel emotionally linked, even if you live somewhere else.
Central to our belief is a love for the motherland.
Thesaurus for homeland from the Collins English Thesaurus
Your homeland is your native country.