Friesland

geographical name Fries·land \ ˈfrēs-ˌland , ˈfrēz- , -lənd ; ˈfrēs-ˌlänt \

Definition of Friesland

1 old region of northern Europe bordering on the North Sea
2 province in the northern part of the Netherlands on IJsselmeer and the Waddenzee; capital Leeuwarden area 1464 square miles (3792 square kilometers), population 646,500

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