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Jutland

[juht-luh nd] /ˈdʒʌt lənd/
noun
1.
a peninsula comprising the continental portion of Denmark: naval battle between the British and German fleets was fought west of this peninsula 1916. 11,441 sq. mi. (29,630 sq. km).
Danish Jylland.
Related forms
Jutlander, noun
Jutlandish, adjective
post-Jutland, adjective
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  • Wulfstan was perhaps a jutlander, and his voyage was confined to the Baltic.

    The Discovery of Muscovy Richard Hakluyt
  • "But not of Jutland manufacture—he cannot be called a jutlander," was Morten's witty reply.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland Hans Christian Andersen
  • The door at the end of the gangway opened, and the big jutlander came out with a tiny coffin under his arm.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete Martin Anderson Nexo
  • The jutlander's face was red and swollen with crying, and the debauch of the night before was still heavy in his legs.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete Martin Anderson Nexo
British Dictionary definitions for jutlander

Jutlander

/ˈdʒʌtləndə/
noun
1.
a native or inhabitant of Jutland

Jutland

/ˈdʒʌtlənd/
noun
1.
a peninsula of N Europe: forms the continental portion of Denmark and geographically includes the N part of the German province of Schleswig-Holstein, while politically it includes only the mainland of Denmark and the islands north of Limfjorden; a major but inconclusive naval battle was fought off its NW coast in 1916 between the British and German fleets Danish name Jylland
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