Iceland

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geographical name Ice·land \ ˈīs-lənd , ˈīs-ˌland \
variants: or Danish Island play \ˈēs-ˌlän\ or Icelandic Ísland play \ˈēs-ˌlänt\

Definition of Iceland

island between the Arctic Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean southeast of Greenland and just south of the Arctic Circle; a republic, formerly (1380–1918) belonging to Denmark, later (1918–44) an independent kingdom in personal union with Denmark; capital Reykjavik area 39,702 square miles (102,828 square kilometers), population 315,556

Icelander

play \ˈīs-ˌlan-dər, ˈīs-lən-\ noun



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