- a German island in the North Sea. ¼ sq. mi. (0.6 sq. km).
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On the 28th of August came the battle off the Bight of Helgoland.
The country around here is not wild and dark; as, for example, at Helgoland.Strife and Peace
Helgoland: an island in the North Sea, belonging to Prussia.
To most New Yorkers it is as remote as Helgoland and as little known.Shandygaff
The launch cut through the now pitchy darkness of the Helgoland waters.Our Young Aeroplane Scouts in Germany
- the German name for Heligoland
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