- a peninsula comprising the continental portion of Denmark: naval battle between the British and German fleets was fought west of this peninsula 1916. 11,441 sq. mi. (29,630 sq. km).
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The time came for them when the Queen was travelling through Jutland.
Aarhus, the capital of Jutland, is the second oldest town in Denmark.
Among the towns of Jutland, Viborg justly holds a high place.
But sometimes this is necessary, as it was following the Jutland Battle.Some Naval Yarns
I had seen ships crushed into wrecks on the west coast of Jutland.The Sand-Hills of Jutland
Hans Christian Andersen
- a peninsula of N Europe: forms the continental portion of Denmark and geographically includes the N part of the German province of Schleswig-Holstein, while politically it includes only the mainland of Denmark and the islands north of Limfjorden; a major but inconclusive naval battle was fought off its NW coast in 1916 between the British and German fleetsDanish name: Jylland