northland

noun, often capitalized north·land \ ˈnȯrth-ˌland , -lənd \

Definition of northland

: land in the north : the north of a country

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First Known Use of northland

before 12th century


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northland

noun, often capitalized north·land \ ˈnȯrth-ˌland \

Definition of northland for Students

: land in the north : the north of a country or region

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