Definition of fatherland noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

fatherland

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈfɑːðəlænd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfɑːðərlænd//
 
[usually singular](old-fashioned)
 
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(used especially about Germany) the country where a person, or their family, was born, especially when they feel very loyal towards it
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fatherland