Iceland

play
geographical name Ice·land \ˈīs-lənd, ˈīs-ˌland\
variants: or Danish

Island

\ˈēs-ˌlän\play or Icelandic

Ísland

\ˈēs-ˌlänt\play

Definition of Iceland

  1. 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

ICELAND Defined for English Language Learners

Iceland

play
geographical name Ice·land \ˈīs-lənd, ˈīs-ˌland\

Definition of Iceland for English Language Learners

  • : island country in Europe



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