Gelderland

[ gel-der-land; Dutch khel-duhr-lahnt ]
/ ˈgɛl dərˌlænd; Dutch ˈxɛl dərˌlɑnt /
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noun

a province in E Netherlands. 1965 sq. mi. (5090 sq. km). Capital: Arnhem.

Also called Guelders.

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Gelderland

Guelderland

/ (ˈɡɛldəˌlænd, Dutch ˈxɛldərlɑnt) /

noun

a province of the E Netherlands: formerly a duchy, belonging successively to several different European powers. Capital: Arnhem. Pop: 1 960 000 (2003 est). Area: 5014 sq km (1955 sq miles)Also called: Guelders
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