Urheimat


Urheimat

Urheimat [oo r-hahy-maht; German oor-hahy-maht] ExamplesWord Origin noun

  1. the primeval habitation of a people, especially the prehistoric homeland of the speakers of a protolanguage.

Origin of Urheimat 1930–35; German, equivalent to ur- ur-3 + Heimat home, homeland Examples from the Web for urheimat Historical Examples of urheimat

  • But since this date, there has been a shifting of the “Urheimat” further and further west.

    Man, Past and Present

    Agustus Henry Keane

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