Åland

geographical name
\ ˈō-ˌlän(d) How to pronounce Åland (audio) \
variants: or Ahvenanmaa \ ˈä-​ve-​nän-​ˌmä How to pronounce Ahvenanmaa (audio) \

Definition of Åland

1 archipelago of southwestern Finland in the Baltic Sea; capital Mariehamn
2 chief island of the Åland group

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