vaderland

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch vaderland.

NounEdit

vaderland (plural vaderlande)

  1. fatherland

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From vader (father) +‎ land (land).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: va‧der‧land

NounEdit

vaderland n (plural vaderlanden, diminutive vaderlandje n)

  1. fatherland, one's own native land/nation and/or the country of one's forefathers, the possible object of patriotism

Derived termsEdit

  • vaderlandslievend

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 22:36