- the largest island of Denmark: Copenhagen is located here. 2709 sq. mi. (7015 sq. km).
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The church of Vigersted, also in Zealand, possesses another.The Science of Fairy Tales
Edwin Sidney Hartland
Zealand is the richest agricultural province in the Netherlands.
The only thing we had perceived was that Zealand is a country hidden from view.
All the great cities of Holland and Zealand drove out their garrisons.History of the English People
John Richard Green
"The States of Holland and Zealand will be opposed to the plan," it said.The Life of John of Barneveld, 1614-23, Volume II.
John Lothrop Motley
- the largest island of Denmark, separated from the island of Funen by the Great Belt and from S Sweden by the Sound (both now spanned by road bridges). Chief town: Copenhagen. Pop: 2 096 449 (2003 est). Area: 7016 sq km (2709 sq miles)Danish name: Sjælland German name: Seeland