What does the word nostalgia mean?

Usage examples for nostalgia

  1. That's it, Callista; it is the nostalgia; you are home- sick. – Callista by John Henry Cardinal Newman
  2. The whole kitchen level looked so unchanged that she had a moment of nostalgia. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  3. He knew that these physical aspects were trivial things he would have swept aside had they not stood as emblems for a longing of the heart itself- a nostalgia born of his new life and love. – The Law of Hemlock Mountain by Hugh Lundsford

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