Zuyder Zee

[ zahy-der zey, zee; Dutch zœi-duhr-zey ]

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How to use Zuyder Zee in a sentence

  • His fame as a painter was established from the Mediterranean to the Zuyder Zee.

    Great Artists, Vol 1. | Jennie Ellis Keysor
  • The weather had been still and steamy; but it broke up finely now, and we had a rattling three-reef sail to the Zuyder Zee.'

    The Riddle of the Sands | Erskine Childers
  • This river is near Medemblik on the Zuyder-zee, and I suppose that the name of the place is corrupted from it.

    The River-Names of Europe | Robert Ferguson
  • Many a day has the story-teller wandered along the dykes, which overlook the Zuyder Zee.

    Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks | William Elliot Griffis
  • As noted above the gigantic task of draining the Zuyder Zee has already been started.

    Birdseye Views of Far Lands | James T. Nichols

British Dictionary definitions for Zuyder Zee

Zuyder Zee

/ (ˈzaɪdə ˈziː, Dutch ˈzœidər ˈzeː) /

  1. a variant spelling of Zuider Zee

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