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The place where someone comes from

origin

noun

the country, race, or social situation that someone comes from

homeland

noun

the country where someone comes from

birthplace

noun

the place where someone was born

home town

noun

the city or town where you lived as a child

fatherland

noun

the place where you and your family were born, especially when you feel proud of it

mother country

noun

the country where you were born or that your family originally came from

root

noun

the place, culture, or family that someone comes from originally

the old country

noun

the country an immigrant was born in, or the country their family originally came from. This phrase is used especially for referring to countries in Europe.

country/place of origin

the place where someone or something comes from

someone’s native soil

the country in which someone was born

solutionism

the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology

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any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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