homeplace

[ hohm-pleys ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌpleɪs /

noun

a person's birthplace or family home.

Nearby words

  1. homeotic genes,
  2. homeotypic,
  3. homeowner,
  4. homeowner's policy,
  5. homeowners' association,
  6. homer,
  7. homer, winslow,
  8. homeric,
  9. homeric laughter,
  10. homeric simile

Origin of homeplace

An Americanism dating back to 1730–40; home + place

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