- a demicanton of Unterwalden, in central Switzerland. 106 sq. mi. (275 sq. km). Capital: Stans.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for nidwalden
A picture was painted by command of the government of Nidwalden, and may still be seen in a passage in the Rathhaus at Stans.
The districts on both sides have thence taken the names of Ob and Nidwalden, above and below the wood.