[éðel a country, home
] Father-land, paternal home;
păterna rĕgio, patria :-- Scipia swór ðæt him leófre wǽre, ðæt he hine sylfne acwealde ðonne he forléte his fæderéðel Scipio swore that he would rather kill himself than leave his father-land,
Ors. 4, 9 ; Bos. 91, 20. He bebeád, ðæt ǽlc cóme to his fæderéðle he gave orders that every one should come to his father's home,
5, 14 ; Bos. 114, 18, 22.