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Definition of Fatherland


  1. One's native land; the native land of one's fathers or ancestors.

Fatherland Quotations

With a firm and steadfast mind one should hold under all conditions, that everywhere the earth is below and the sky above, and to the energetic man, every region is his fatherland.
Tycho Brahe

One does not inhabit a country; one inhabits a language. That is our country, our fatherland - and no other.
Emile M. Cioran

Something new has happened: For the first time in German history our fatherland is guided by a plan that considers only the needs of the people, and aims at building prosperity and reconstructing of our fatherland.
Walter Ulbricht

These roads do not serve transportation alone, they also bind our Fatherland.
Fritz Todt

The relationship I have to my fatherland is like that of mothers with crippled children: they love them all the more, the more crippled they are. Germany is the background of all my plans, the return to Germany.
Friedrich List
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Fatherland Translations

fatherland in Dutch is vaderland
fatherland in German is Vaterland
fatherland in Latin is patria
fatherland in Spanish is patria