1A person’s native country, especially when referred to in patriotic terms: those arrested for terrorism were considered traitors to the fatherland
More example sentences
- We Muslims have no nationality, borders or motherlands or homelands or fatherlands or nativity.
- It demands loyalty to the fatherland or motherland.
- Such is the reward that traitors who betray their fatherland deserve.
1.1 (the Fatherland) historical Germany during the period of Hitler’s control.