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Synonyms for motherland
ˈmʌð ərˌlændmoth·er·land

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  1. motherlandnoun

    Synonyms:
    homeland, fatherland

  2. motherlandnoun

    The country of one's ancestors.

    Synonyms:
    homeland, fatherland

  3. motherlandnoun

    The country of one's birth.

    Synonyms:
    fatherland, homeland

  4. motherlandnoun

    Country of origin.

    Synonyms:
    fatherland, homeland

  5. motherlandnoun

    Mother country in contrast to its colonies.

    Synonyms:
    fatherland, homeland

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

    the country where you were born

    Synonyms:
    fatherland, homeland, native land, country of origin, mother country

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  1. List of paraphrases for "motherland":

    homeland, fatherland, patrie, mother, patria, pains, maternal, al-watan, patriotic

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1430mother
#7958homeland
#12236patriotic
#12452maternal
#14639pains
#58864motherland
#63972fatherland
#70122patria
#162685patrie

How to use motherland in a sentence?

  1. Luo Huining:

    For the nearly 23 years since Hong Kong's return to the motherland, the system for safeguarding national security in Hong Kong has had shortcomings and could be fatal at critical moments.

  2. Jhoon Rhee:

    I fought the Korean war side by side American soldiers who came to defend my motherland, that touched me. I wanted to pay back with what I do best : Tae Kwon Do.

  3. Rahul Kaushik:

    This is our motherland and if someone is abusing people who are protecting our motherland, actually fighting on the ground, I don't believe they should be allowed to work here or allowed to live here, this is a clear case of treason, in our view.

  4. Maria Butina:

    I came to the US not under orders but with hope, i sought to build bridges between my motherland and the country that I grew to love.

  5. Aimani Dadayeva:

    He served his so-called motherland for 12 years. They threw him into the toughest areas, into the mountains to fight insurgents. He was a model fighter with a heap of state medals, and for them (the authorities) to use him for their own ends and to accuse him so harshly? ... I don't want anybody to use us for their own ends.


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