Sjælland

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Danish[edit]

Sjælland er Danmarks største ø - Zealand is the largest island of Denmark

Etymology[edit]

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) Old Norse Selund, a compound from selr (seal) and -und, which is an Indo-European suffix for place names. Selund means place with seals. The later name was Sjóland, which changed the meaning to "sea-land".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sjɛland/, [ˈɕɛˌlanˀ]

Proper noun[edit]

Sjælland n

  1. Zealand (the largest island of Denmark)

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish Sjælland.

Noun[edit]

Sjælland m (genitive Sjællandu) declension pattern dub

  1. Zealand

Declension[edit]