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father surrogate
Father Time
father upon
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FATHER'S HOUSE, FATHERS' HOUSE
FATHER, GOD THE
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Father-in-law
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father-long-legs
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fatherland definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

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

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 12th century 1. the native land or country of one's father or ancestors 2. one's native land or country

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. one's native country.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Motherland Moth"er*land`, n. The country of one's ancestors; -- same as fatherland.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Fatherland Fa"ther*land", n. [Imitated fr. D. vaderland. See Father, and Land.] One's native land; the native land of one's fathers or ancestors.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(fatherlands) 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 were willing to serve the fatherland in its hour of need. N-COUNT: usu sing

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Mother country, native country, land of one's ancestors, native land, one's country.




 


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