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Meaning of "Zealand" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ZEALAND

Zealand  [ˈziːlənd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZEALAND

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Zealand is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ZEALAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Zealand

Zealand

Zealand, also Seeland, is the largest and most populated island in Denmark with a population just under 2.5 million representing about 45% of the country's total population. It is the 96th-largest island in the world by area and the 35th most populous. It is connected to Funen by the Great Belt Bridge, to Lolland, Falster by the Storstrøm Bridge and the Farø Bridges, and to Sweden over Amager and the Øresund Bridge. Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, is located partly on the eastern shore of Zealand and partly on Amager. Other cities on the island include Roskilde, Næstved and Elsinore. The island is not connected historically to the Pacific nation of New Zealand, which is named after the Dutch province of Zeeland.

Definition of Zealand in the English dictionary

The definition of Zealand in the dictionary is the largest island of Denmark, separated from the island of Funen by the Great Belt and from S Sweden by the Sound. Chief town: Copenhagen. Pop: 2 096 449. Area: 7016 sq km Danish name: Sjælland German name: Seeland.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ZEALAND


Cleveland
ˈkliːvlənd
eland
ˈiːlənd
engarland
ɪnˈɡɑːlənd
England
ˈɪŋɡlənd
Falkland
ˈfɔːlklənd
Finland
ˈfɪnlənd
foreland
ˈfɔːlənd
garland
ˈɡɑːlənd
Greenland
ˈɡriːnlənd
hieland
ˈhiːlənd
holland
ˈhɒlənd
Iceland
ˈaɪslənd
Ireland
ˈaɪələnd
island
ˈaɪlənd
mainland
ˈmeɪnlənd
norland
ˈnɔːlənd
Poland
ˈpəʊlənd
Portland
ˈpɔːtlənd
Switzerland
ˈswɪtsələnd
Wayland
ˈweɪlənd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ZEALAND

ZB
ZB station
ZCC
Zea
zeal
zealful
zealless
zealot
zealotism
zealotry
zealous
zealously
zealousness
Zeami
zeatin
zebec
zebeck
Zebedee

WORDS THAT END LIKE ZEALAND

aland
Bechuanaland
Damaraland
Deutschland
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
Gondwanaland
Laaland
land
Maryland
Nagaland
Namaland
Namaqualand
Nederland
New Zealand
Nyasaland
overland
Scotland
Swaziland
Thailand
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Synonyms and antonyms of Zealand in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Zealand» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZEALAND

Find out the translation of Zealand to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Zealand from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Zealand» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

新西兰
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Zelanda
570 millions of speakers

English

Zealand
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

न्यूजीलैंड
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نيوزيلندا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Зеландия
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Zelândia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জিলণ্ড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Zélande
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Zealand
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zealand
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ニュージーランド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

뉴질랜드
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Selandia Anyar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Zealand
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நியூசிலாந்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झिम्बाब्वे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Zelanda
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Zealand
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Zelandia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Зеландія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Zeelandă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Ζηλανδία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Seeland
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Zeeland
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Zealand
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Zealand

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZEALAND»

The term «Zealand» is very widely used and occupies the 2.295 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of Zealand
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «Zealand».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZEALAND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Zealand» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Zealand» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Zealand

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZEALAND»

Discover the use of Zealand in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Zealand and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Tramping in New Zealand
Features content on New Zealand's environment and wildlife, as well as two-color contour maps. Comprehensive track notes, special interest walks, and thorough access, accommodation and travel information round out this definitive guide.
Jim DuFresne, 2006
2
The Penguin History of New Zealand
This book, a triumphant fruit of careful research, wide reading and judicious assessment, was an unprecedented best-seller from the time of its first publication in 2003.
Michael King, 2011
3
Sport Business Management in Aotearoa/New Zealand
By combining key management concepts with practical applications, this book provides students of sport management with a clear understanding of sport within the New Zealand context.
Sarah Leberman, Christopher William Collins, Linda Trenberth, 2006
4
New Zealand English
This work includes an account of the phonetic, phonological, morphosyntactic, lexical and discoursive features of New Zealand English.
Jennifer Hay, Margaret Maclagan, Elizabeth Gordon, 2008
5
The History of New Zealand
Chronicles the history of this South Pacific island nation from its earliest Maori settlers to the present, covering its geography, key figures, intertribal relations, the effects of European contact, and its prospects for the future.
Tom Brooking, 2004
6
A Concise History of New Zealand
The story of this rugged and dynamic land is beautifully narrated, from its origins in Gondwana to the twenty-first century.
Philippa Mein Smith, 2012
7
A Guide for International Nursing Students in Australia and ...
"A Guide for International Nursing Students is an essential resource for overseas nurses and international students of nursing in Australia and New Zealand.
M. Bernadette Hally, 2009
8
Vegetation of New Zealand
A comprehensive account of the vegetation, its origin, ecology, biogeography and community structure.
Peter Wardle, 1991
9
The New Zealand Jewish Community
The New Zealand Jewish Community will be an essential volume for students of Judaism, the sociology of religion, contemporary history, and political studies.
Stephen I. Levine, 1999
10
New Zealand English
The 13 essays are illustrated with graphs and tables, and an extensive bibliography is included.
Allan Bell, Koenraad Kuiper, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZEALAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Zealand is used in the context of the following news items.
1
England v New Zealand LIVE!
England had Jonny Bairstow to thank after they clinched a 3-2 victory in their ODI series against New Zealand with a three-wicket Duckworth-Lewis win at ... «SkySports, Jun 15»
2
England v New Zealand, 2nd ODI: as it happened
The New Zealand trio of Elliott, Santner and Southee have appeared on the pitch and are all busy getting warmed up. It looks like they are the three men who ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
3
England v New Zealand, 1st ODI: as it happened
Well, that was fun and New Zealand were characteristically magnanimous in defeat. It's very early days indeed so we will not get ahead of ourselves, but what an ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
4
England v New Zealand, day five report: Hosts' bluster blown away …
England lost eight wickets before New Zealand took the second new ball, and survived for only 91.5 overs in their second innings, so that 19.1 overs remained. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
5
England v New Zealand: second Test, day one – as it happened
New Zealand 297-8. After the rain, another thoroughly brilliant day of Test match cricket, though at times it didn't look much like a Test match. You have to admire ... «The Guardian, May 15»
6
England v New Zealand: first Test, day five – as it happened
68th over: New Zealand 220 (Henry 10) It's Broad again. Somehow I don't think we'll get our wish for the spinner. Round the wicket and Boult guides it just wide ... «The Guardian, May 15»
7
Prince of hearts: Captain Harry goes on charm offensive in New …
Harry, joined by New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, rides a bike to power a television during a tour of Quake City museum in Christchurch on Tuesday 12 ... «The Guardian, May 15»
8
Record crowds as Australia and New Zealand mark Anzac Day
Sydney (AFP) - Record numbers of Australians and New Zealanders turned out Saturday to mark the centenary of the Gallipoli landings amid tight security, ... «Business Insider, Apr 15»
9
New Zealand's ride of a lifetime ends in defeat
The 2015 World Cup was, skipper Brendon McCullum said, the ride of a lifetime for New Zealand and even if Australia brought it to a shuddering halt in Sunday's ... «ABC Online, Mar 15»
10
New Zealand moves into World Cup final with dramatic win over …
New Zealand and South Africa have played out a World Cup semi-final thriller at Eden Park, with the Black Caps claiming a place in the final with a dramatic ... «ABC Online, Mar 15»

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