Friesland

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English Frīsland, from Old English Frīsland (Frisia).

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Friesland

  1. A province of the Netherlands.
  2. A district of Lower Saxony, Germany.

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfris.lɑnt/
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  • Hyphenation: Fries‧land
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

Etymology 1[edit]

From Fries (Frisian, pertaining to Frisia) and land (land, country).

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Friesland n

  1. Friesland, a province of the Netherlands.
    Meronyms: Achtkarspelen, Ameland, Dantumadiel, De Fryske Marren, Harlingen, Heerenveen, Leeuwarden, Noardeast-Fryslân, Ooststellingwerf, Opsterland, Schiermonnikoog, Smallingerland, Súdwest-Fryslân, Terschelling, Tytsjerksteradiel, Vlieland, Waadhoeke, Weststellingwerf

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested as Oost-Vriesland in the 18th century. Named after a farmhouse, which in turn is named after duchess Maria Leopoldina of Oost-Friesland-Rietberg.

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Friesland n

  1. A hamlet in Montferland, Gelderland, Netherlands.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Friese +‎ Land

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Friesland n (proper noun, strong, genitive Frieslands)

  1. Frisia
  2. Friesland (a district of Lower Saxony, Germany)
  3. Friesland (a province of the Netherlands)

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