[see-luh nd]

noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for seeland

Historical Examples of seeland

  • In Denmark the first railroad was built on the island of Seeland in 1847.

    The Railroad Question

    William Larrabee

  • It was built partly on Seeland, and partly on the small island of Amager.

    Up The Baltic

    Oliver Optic

  • A few days later the Danes evacuated Scania, returning to Seeland.


    Victor Nilsson

  • When her husband passed with the King to Seeland, she remained at Fyen.

    Memoirs of Leonora Christina

    Leonora Christina Ulfeldt

  • The coast of Seeland was near, but wind and tide cut off escape to the Sound.

British Dictionary definitions for seeland



the German name for Zealand
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