[ vest-mah-nuh-ey-yahr ]
/ ˈvɛst mɑ nəˌeɪ yɑr /
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a group of 14 small Icelandic islands off the S coast of Iceland.
the main town of these islands.
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British Dictionary definitions for Vestmannaeyjar
/ (ˌvɛstmænˈeɪjɑː) /
a group of islands off the S coast of Iceland: they include the island of Surtsey (emerged 1963) and the volcano Helgafell (erupted 1974). Pop: 4027 (2007)English names: Westmann Islands, Vestmann Islands
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