an archipelago of about 100 islands in the North Atlantic off the north coast of Scotland
Syn: ↑Shetland, ↑Shetland Islands
Instance Hypernyms: ↑archipelago
Part Holonyms: ↑Scotland, ↑Atlantic, ↑Atlantic Ocean

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Zetland — can refer to:* Places ** Zetland, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney, Australia ** Zetland is an archaic spelling of Shetland * The title ** Marquess of Zetland * The lifeboat ** Zetland Lifeboat * An animal ** A type of Zony that s a cross… …   Wikipedia

  • Zetland —   [ zetlənd], die Shetlandinseln …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Zetland —    ZETLAND, Isles of.    See article Shetland …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Zetland — [zet′lənd] var. of SHETLAND2 …   English World dictionary

  • Zetland — Shetland ou Zetland (îles) archipel brit. au N. de l écosse; 1 429 km²; 23 200 hab.; ch. l. Lerwick. élevage (ovins et poneys); pêche. Zetland V. Shetland …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Zetland — Shetland Islands Sealtainn Flagge der Shetlandinseln …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zetland — geographical name see Shetland 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Zetland — /zet leuhnd/, n. former name of Shetland Islands. * * * …   Universalium

  • Zetland — noun Until 1974, the official name for the Shetland Islands …   Wiktionary

  • Zetland — VER Shetland …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ZETLAND —    See SHETLAND …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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