Shetland Islands

[ shet-luh nd ]
/ ˈʃɛt lənd /

plural noun

an island group NE of the Orkney Islands: northernmost part of Great Britain. 550 sq. mi. (1425 sq. km).

Also called Shetland, Zetland.

Related formsShet·land Is·land·er, noun

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