Finland

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately, from Old Norse Finnland. Compare Old English Finna land (Finland, literally land of the Fins).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈfɪn.lənd/
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Proper noun[edit]

Finland (usually uncountable, plural Finlands)

  1. (geography) One of the Nordic countries, having borders with Sweden, Norway and Russia. Official name: Republic of Finland.

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Breton[edit]

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Finland

  1. Finland

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Finland

  1. Finland

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed and first attested in the 16th century Dutch translation of Olaus Magnus Historia de Gentibus Septentrionalibus by Cornelius Grapheus, but whether it was borrowed from Latin or a Germanic translation, e.g. Swedish, Low German or High German, is uncertain.

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Finland n

  1. Finland

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Pronunciation[edit]

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Finland

  1. Finland

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Finland

  1. Finland

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Finnland.

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Finland n (genitive Finlands)

  1. Finland

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