northland

[ nawrth-luhnd, -land ]
/ ˈnɔrθ lənd, -ˌlænd /

noun

the land or region in the north.
the northern part of a country.
(initial capital letter) the peninsula containing Norway and Sweden.

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Origin of northland

before 900; Middle English, Old English; see north, -land

OTHER WORDS FROM northland

north·land·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for northland

Northland
/ (ˈnɔːθlənd) /

noun

the peninsula containing Norway and Sweden
(in Canada) the far north
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