Faroe Islands

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From Old Norse Færeyjar(Faroe Islands, literally Sheep Islands), a compound of fær(sheep) and eyjar(islands).

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Faroe Islands

  1. Group of islands in the north Atlantic Ocean between Scotland and Iceland; a self-governing territory of Denmark.

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Scots[edit]

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Faroe Islands

  1. Group of islands in the north Atlantic Ocean between Scotland and Iceland; a self-governing territory of Denmark.

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