(informal) one’s native country: back to the old sod
- Old soldier
noun 1. a former soldier or veteran 2. an experienced or practised person
noun 1. the U.S. South before the Civil War. noun 1. the American South before the Civil War
noun 1. a group of four closely related Semitic languages, having a writing system and used from about the eighth to the fifth centuries b.c. in the southern part of Arabia.
noun 1. the Spanish language of the 12th to the 16th centuries. Abbreviation: OSp.