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motherland
American English: /ˈməðərˌlænd/
British English: /ˈmʌðəland/

Translation of motherland in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • When the country is invaded by enemies, the nation's leader will call on everyone to protect the motherland.
    • So why did I come to the motherland to publicly declare that I am willing to abandon liberalism.
    • In his letters, he reportedly said that he would like to come back to the motherland and serve the nation.

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