[nohr-lahn, noor-]


a county in N Norway. 14,797 sq. mi. (38,325 sq. km). County seat: Bodö. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for nordland

Historical Examples of nordland

  • This removal to Nordland will be my death, that I know certainly.

    Strife and Peace

    Fredrika Bremer

  • It is the chief town of Nordland, and has fifteen hundred inhabitants.

    Foot-prints of Travel

    Maturin M. Ballou

  • A hundred years ago Nordland was included in the diocese of Tronyem.

    Feats on the Fiord

    Harriet Martineau

  • There was not a peasant in Nordland who would not have had more courtesy.

    Feats on the Fiord

    Harriet Martineau

  • The vagabond from Nordland has his own adventures, his bonnes fortunes.


    Knut Hamsun