- an island in S Denmark. 1149 sq. mi. (2975 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for fyn
I should read Pyn, ew, instead of Fyn ew; only we have had pyn already, in l. 1379.
His diocese was large, comprising not only Fyn but a large number of smaller islands besides.
Ambrosius Stub was born on the island of Fyn in 1705, the son of a village tailor.
In 1830 he accepted a call to become pastor of the parish of Otterup and Sorterup on the island of Fyn.
- the Danish name for Funen
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