movieland etymology

English word movieland comes from English movie, English -land

Detailed word origin of movieland

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
movie English (eng) (chiefly, North American) A recorded sequence of images displayed on a screen at a rate sufficiently fast to create the appearance of motion.. (usually, plural, chiefly, North American) A cinema.
-land English (eng) Used to form the name of a sphere of activity or interaction.. Used to form the name of a territory, country, or region.
movieland English (eng) The fictitious world where films are set.. The industry of films and filmmaking.

Words with the same origin as movieland

Descendants of movie
Western Westernism Westernness autofictional cli-fi cowboy shot faction fiction fictioneering fictomercial ride shotgun stf stfan stfanzine stfcon stfdom stfield stfnal stfzine
Descendants of -land
Aggieland Bechuanaland Chinkland Facebookland Fireland Germanland Gondwanaland Igboland Italian Somaliland Jewland Lapland Laplandic Maoriland Meyerland Naziland Onionland Somaliland Summerland Swahililand Switzerland Vacationland slumberland slumland techland