a Dutch colony in North America (1613–64), comprising the area along the Hudson River and the lower Delaware River. By 1669 all of the land comprising this colony was taken over by England. Capital: New Amsterdam.
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Words nearby New Netherland
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Example sentences from the Web for New Netherland
Several families of the latter requested permission to emigrate with the Dutch farmers to New-Netherland, at their own expense.
British Dictionary definitions for New Netherland
/ (ˈnɛðələnd) /
a Dutch North American colony of the early 17th century, centred on the Hudson valley. Captured by the English in 1664, it was divided into New York and New Jersey
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