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Kurland

[koo r-luh nd]
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noun
  1. Courland.
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Courland

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[koo r-luh nd]
noun
  1. a former duchy on the Baltic: later, a province of Russia and, in 1918, incorporated into Latvia.
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  • He finally got about 13,000 to settle in Kurland and 7000 in Livland.

    England and Germany

    Emile Joseph Dillon

  • Time and again we read in the newspapers of the friendly reception of the German armies by the German population of Kurland.

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British Dictionary definitions for kurland

Kurland

noun
  1. a variant spelling of Courland
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Courland

Kurland

noun
  1. a region of Latvia, between the Gulf of Riga and the Lithuanian borderLatvian name: Kurzeme
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