how to pronounce motherland

/ˈmʌðɚˌlænd/

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The above transcription of motherland 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.

motherland is pronounced in three syllables

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mʌðɚlænd

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

“… help bring peace to her motherland i …”

meanings of motherland

noun:

  1. Mother country in contrast to its colonies.
  2. The country of one's birth.
  3. The country of one's ancestors.
  4. Country of origin.

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