Roget category 1892. Words relating to space
› 2.1. Space in general
›› 2.1.3. Existence in space
[Place of habitation, or resort.]
where one's lot is cast,
home, fatherland — country — homestead, homestall† — fireside — hearth, hearth stone — chimney corner, inglenook, ingle side — harem, seraglio, zenana† — household gods, lares et penates [Lat.], roof, household, housing, dulce domum [Lat.], paternal domicile — native soil, native land.
habitat, range, stamping ground — haunt, hangout — biosphere — environment, ecological niche.
nest, nidus, snuggery† — arbor, bower, etc. 191 — lair, den, cave, hole, hiding place, cell, sanctum sanctorum [Lat.], aerie, eyrie, eyry†, rookery, hive — covert, resort, retreat, perch, roost — nidification — kala jagah†.
bivouac, camp, encampment, cantonment, castrametation† — barrack, casemate†, casern†.
tent etc. (covering) 223 — building etc. (construction) 161 — chamber etc. (receptacle) 191 — xenodochium†.
tenement, messuage, farm, farmhouse, grange, hacienda, toft†.
cot, cabin, hut, chalet, croft, shed, booth, stall, hovel, bothy†, shanty, dugout [U.S.], wigwam — pen etc. (inclosure) 232 — barn, bawn† — kennel, sty, doghold†, cote, coop, hutch, byre — cow house, cow shed — stable, dovecote, columbary†, columbarium — shippen† — igloo, iglu†, jacal† — lacustrine dwelling†, lacuslake dwelling†, lacuspile dwelling† — log cabin, log house — shack, shebang [Slang], tepee, topek†.
house, mansion, place, villa, cottage, box, lodge, hermitage, rus in urbe [Lat.], folly, rotunda, tower, chateau, castle, pavilion, hotel, court, manor-house, capital messuage, hall, palace — kiosk, bungalow — casa [Sp.], country seat, apartment house, flat house, frame house, shingle house, tenement house — temple etc. 1000.
hamlet, village, thorp†, dorp†, ham, kraal — borough, burgh, town, city, capital, metropolis — suburb — province, country — county town, county seat — courthouse [U.S.] — ghetto.
street, place, terrace, parade, esplanade, alameda†, board walk, embankment, road, row, lane, alley, court, quadrangle, quad, wynd [Scot.], close [Scot.], yard, passage, rents, buildings, mews.
square, polygon, circus, crescent, mall, piazza, arcade, colonnade, peristyle, cloister — gardens, grove, residences — block of buildings, market place, place, plaza.
anchorage, roadstead, roads — dock, basin, wharf, quay, port, harbor.
quarter, parish etc. (region) 181.
assembly room, meetinghouse, pump room, spa, watering place — inn — hostel, hostelry — hotel, tavern, caravansary, dak bungalow†, khan, hospice — public house, pub, pot house, mug house — gin mill, gin palace — bar, bar room — barrel house [U.S.], cabaret, chophouse — club, clubhouse — cookshop†, dive [U.S.], exchange [Euph.] — grill room, saloon [U.S.], shebeen† — coffee house, eating house — canteen, restaurant, buffet, cafe, estaminet†, posada† — almshouse†, poorhouse, townhouse [U.S.].
garden, park, pleasure ground, plaisance†, demesne.
[quarters for animals] cage, terrarium, doghouse — pen, aviary — barn, stall — zoo.
take up one's abode
eigner Hert ist goldes Werth [G.] —
even cities have their graves"
ubi libertas ibi patria [Lat.] —
home sweet home.
The content on this page comes straight from Project Gutenberg Etext of Roget's Thesaurus No. Two, which consists of the acclaimed work by Peter Mark Roget augmented with more recent material. Some changes where made to the formatting for improved readability.
Bold numbers signify related Roget categories. A dagger symbol (†) indicates archaic words and expressions no longer in common use.
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