Examples from the Web for shetland
He had from thence, accompanied by them, gone to Shetland, where he had re-occupied his farm.
I myself have some Shetland blood in my veins, so I have been told, though it must be tolerably diluted by this time.
To have this boat, Margaret, would make me the happiest man in Shetland.Jan Vedder's Wife|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Every girl and boy wants to own a dear little Shetland pony.Our Little Scotch Cousin|Blanche McManus
A very beautiful romance of the Shetland Islands, with a handsome, strong willed hero and a lovely girl of Gælic blood as heroine.Emily Fox-Seton|Frances Hodgson Burnett
group of islands north of Scotland, from Old Norse Hjaltland; in reference to a type of pony, 1801; as a breed of sheep, 1794.