how to pronounce homeland


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the above transcription of homeland is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

homeland is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of homeland in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… can defend our homeland we can defend …”

meanings of homeland


  1. An area set aside for black South Africans under the policy of apartheid.
  2. The traditional territory of an ethnic group.
  3. One's country of birth.
  4. The country that one regards as home.
  5. One's country of residence.


  1. A census-designated place in Riverside County, California, United States.

homeland frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word homeland occurs in english on average 9.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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