Zeeland

[ zee-luh nd; Dutch zey-lahnt ]
/ ˈzi lənd; Dutch ˈzeɪˌlɑnt /

noun

a province in the SW Netherlands, consisting largely of islands. 1041 sq. mi. (2695 sq. km). Capital: Middelburg.

Related forms

Zee·land·er, noun
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Zeelander

/ (ˈziːləndə) /

noun

a native or inhabitant of the Dutch province of Zeeland

British Dictionary definitions for zeelander (2 of 2)

Zeeland

/ (Dutch ˈzeːlɑnt, English ˈziːlənd) /

noun

a province of the SW Netherlands: consists of a small area on the mainland together with a number of islands in the Scheldt estuary; mostly below sea level. Capital: Middelburg. Pop: 378 000 (2003 est). Area: 1787 sq km (690 sq miles)

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