Zealand

[ zee-luh nd ]
/ ˈzi lənd /

noun

the largest island of Denmark: Copenhagen is located here. 2709 sq. mi. (7015 sq. km).
Also Seeland.
Danish Sjaelland.

Related forms

Zea·land·er, noun
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Zealand

/ (ˈziːlənd) /

noun

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
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