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Jutland

[juht-luh nd]
noun
  1. 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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Danish Jylland.
Related formsJut·land·er, nounJut·land·ish, adjectivepost-Jut·land, adjective
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Examples from the Web for jutlander

Historical Examples

  • Wulfstan was perhaps a Jutlander, and his voyage was confined to the Baltic.

    The Discovery of Muscovy

    Richard Hakluyt

  • "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.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete

    Martin Anderson Nexo

  • The Jutlander's face was red and swollen with crying, and the debauch of the night before was still heavy in his legs.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete

    Martin Anderson Nexo


British Dictionary definitions for jutlander

Jutlander

noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Jutland
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Jutland

noun
  1. 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
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