Thesaurus / motherland
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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In the language of Islam, umma is the world community of Moslems, while wattan is the Motherland.

Would you make it a reproach to the Roman Fabii that 299 of that house perished in fighting for their dear motherland?

El Caudillo has shown how the Motherland can frustrate the war mongers.

The Five ArrowsAllan Chase

As for England, the motherland is fighting to recover her sense of security.

The Art of Public SpeakingDale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein

Evidently the Yankee Commonwealth considered itself, in an especial degree, the motherland of the new state.

The Middle Period 1817-1858John William Burgess

We were the first of the British Colonial soldiers to come to the aid of the Motherland.

Private PeatHarold R. Peat

For one glorious moment he was part of the hosts of France and in spirit serving his Motherland.

For years I've been a self-appointed missionary to bring about the union of America and the motherland.

Mark Twain's SpeechesMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

But the colonists needed many things from the motherland, and determined to send the Governor to procure them.

While they "hoched" for the "fatherland" till the cows came home, we "coached" for the "motherland" till the children came home!

WORDS RELATED TO MOTHERLAND

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.