You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘hinterland’ tag.

A region lying inland from a coast and/or remote from urban areas. German “hinterland” < “hinter”=behind + “land”=land.

Advertisements

Using the site

Use the Search box below to look for a specific word. Use the A-Z tab to browse pages of words.
Follow Tweetionary: An Etymology Dictionary on WordPress.com

Gravatar

Advertisements