- 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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Wulfstan was perhaps a Jutlander, and his voyage was confined to the Baltic.The Discovery of Muscovy
"But not of Jutland manufacture—he cannot be called a Jutlander," was Morten's witty reply.The Sand-Hills of Jutland
Hans Christian Andersen
The door at the end of the gangway opened, and the big Jutlander came out with a tiny coffin under his arm.
The Jutlander's face was red and swollen with crying, and the debauch of the night before was still heavy in his legs.
- a native or inhabitant of Jutland
- 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