hometown hometown, home town home town . the town (or city) where a person was born or grew up or has his principal residence; as, he never went back to his hometown again. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Hometown — is primarily used as a generic term for the city or town in which someone was born in or grew up in, or the place of someone s principal residence. Hometown is also used as the specific name of several places in the United States:Places*Hometown …   Wikipedia

  • Hometown — Hometown, IL U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 4467 Housing Units (2000): 1938 Land area (2000): 0.477518 sq. miles (1.236765 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.477518 sq. miles (1.236765… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hometown — (engl. für Heimatstadt, wo man aufgewachsen ist, nicht zu verwechseln mit Geburtsort) ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Hometown (Illinois) Hometown (Pennsylvania) Hometown (West Virginia) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hometown — es el nombre de varias localidades en los Estados Unidos: Hometown (Illinois) Hometown (Pensilvania) Hometown (Virginia Occidental) Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título. Si llegaste aquí a través de …   Wikipedia Español

  • hometown — 1879, from HOME (Cf. home) + TOWN (Cf. town) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hometown — [hōm′toun′] n. the town, city, etc. where a person was born or grew up or where one presently lives …   English World dictionary

  • hometown — /hohm town /, n. 1. the town or city in which a person lives or was born, or from which a person comes. adj. 2. of or pertaining to a hometown: a hometown welcome. [1910 15, Amer.; HOME + TOWN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Hometown — 1 Original name in latin Hometown Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 41.73448 latitude 87.73144 altitude 191 Population 4349 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Hometown Name in other language State …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • hometown — [[t]ho͟ʊmta͟ʊn[/t]] hometowns also home town N COUNT: with poss Someone s hometown is the town where they live or the town that they come from. I went to work as a painter in my hometown, Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania …   English dictionary

  • hometown — noun Hometown is used before these nouns: ↑crowd, ↑favourite, ↑hero, ↑paper, ↑team …   Collocations dictionary

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