[bawrn-hawlm; English bawrn-hohm, -hohlm]
- a Danish island in the Baltic Sea, S of Sweden. 227 sq. mi. (588 sq. km).
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Bornholm, situated in the middle of the Baltic, is both beautiful and fertile.Denmark
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Nevertheless, Thora of Bornholm preferred him to all others in the palace.Joan of the Sword Hand
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A second vase was found at Roenne; a third in the island of Bornholm.Ten Thousand Wonderful Things
Edmund Fillingham King
If Prince Bismarck or his big dog had come to town, there could not have been more excitement in the Bornholm family.
It is only on the island of Bornholm that older formations come to light.
- an island in the Baltic Sea, south of Sweden: administratively part of Denmark. Chief town: Rønne. Pop: 43 956 (2003 est). Area: 588 sq km (227 sq miles)