One's native language; the language learned by children and passed from one generation to the next
  1. native language
  2. native speech
  3. native-tongue
  4. first-language
  5. natal tongue
  6. dialect
  7. maternal language
  8. ideolect
  9. local idiom
  10. vernacular
  11. parent language

Words Related to Mother-tongue

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