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Definition of the noun Iceland

What does Iceland mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. an island republic on the island of Iceland; became independent of Denmark in 1944
  2. a volcanic island in the North Atlantic near the Arctic Circle

Alternative definition of the noun Iceland

proper noun

  1. A country in Europe. Official name: Republic of Iceland.
  2. An island in the North Atlantic Ocean.


  1. "Iceland" is a 20th Century Fox musical film directed by H. Bruce Humberstone set in Iceland, starring skater Sonja Henie and John Payne as a U.S. Marine posted in Iceland during World War II. The film was titled Katina in Great Britain and Marriage on Ice in Australia.
  2. "Iceland": Wesley, 34. Ostend. Returning to the place he never left. He lets the city be his guide, and a mime player with a strange haircut.

Phrases with Iceland

  1. Iceland gull
  2. iceland moss
  3. iceland spar
  4. iceland poppy
  5. Iceland Whelk
  6. iceland lichen
  7. Iceland Scallop
  8. Iceland Catshark
  9. Iceland Cat Shark
  10. Iceland Moonsnail

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Iceland

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Google previewAlcoholics Anonymous in Iceland (2000)

From Marginality to Mainstream Culture by Hildigunnur Ólafsdóttir

GEOGRAPHIC POSITION Iceland is an island of 103,000 sq. km situated in the North Atlantic, and is regarded as a part of Europe. The island was...

Google previewPractice, Assess, Diagnose: 180 Days of Reading for Third Grade (2013)

by Christine Dugan

DAYS Iceland Iceland is a country in Europe. It is in a unique part of the world. Iceland is the most western country in Europe. It is surrounded by water. The capital is Reykjavik (REY-kyuh-veek). Greenland Sea Grl'mseyn The landscape of ...

Google previewAdvances in Natural Language Processing (2010)

7th International Conference on NLP, IceTAL 2010, Reykjavik, Iceland, August 16-18, 2010, Proceedings by Hrafn Loftsson, Eirikur Rögnvaldsson, Sigrun Helgadottir

Take the following sequence: 'Iceland is an interesting place to visit. The land of ice and fire is famous for...

Google previewConcise Geography Upsc

by Hussain

Iceland is a volcanic island. 2. Iceland is partly covered with ice. 3. Iceland is a country of lava-flow, glaciers, geysers and hot springs. 4. Its glacier (Vatnajokull) is bigger than all the glaciers of Europe combined. Code: (a) 1, 2, and 3 are correct ...

Google previewVolcano and Geothermal Tourism (2010)

Sustainable Geo-Resources for Leisure and Recreation by Patricia Erfurt-Cooper, Malcolm Cooper

Iceland is a country of geological superlatives. It has a sound tourism industry, emerging geotourism attractions, and the base to establish a number of geoparks . The future for geotourism in this country is bright and could be enhanced if it ...

Google previewSoils of Volcanic Regions in Europe (2007)

by Ólafur Arnalds, Francois Bartoli, Peter Buurman, Hlynur Oskarsson, Georges Stoops, Eduardo Garcia-Rodeja

Oskarsson Introduction Iceland is an active volcanic island with frequent volcanic eruptions that produce tephra.

Physiography and volcanism Iceland is a volcanic island of about 100,000 km2 on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge.

Google previewTrout Adventures: North America (2013)

A Fly Angler's Mission to Catch All Trout Species on the Continent by Bob W. Willis

Iceland is an interesting place to...

Google previewCentury Path (1907)

A Magazine Devoted to the Brotherhood of Humanity, the Promulgation of Theosophy and the Study of Ancient and Modern Ethics, Philosophy, Science, and Art

Geologically and geographically, Iceland is a continuation of the British Isles, for it is situated on the same submarine mountain...

Iceland is the center of a sub- oceanic volcanic region, and may be called the " Land of Fire " ; for nowhere do the ...

Google previewEducational Facilities and Risk Management Natural Disasters (2004)

Natural Disasters by OECD

Introduction Iceland is a land of natural hazards. Through the centuries, its settled areas...

Seismological background Iceland is an island in the North Atlantic Ocean, located just south of the Arctic Circle. The island straddles the Mid- Atlantic ...

Google previewFalling Off The Map (2012)

Some Lonely Places of the World by Pico Iyer

Iceland is an ungodly wasteland of volcanoes and tundra and Geysir, the mother of all geysers, a country so lunar that NASA...

Iceland is a duck-shaped island with eight million puffins and a thirteen-hand horse that can not only canter and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)

by Mark Nuttall

Iceland is the most isolated country of Europe, yet its economy and culture are international. Although...

Land and Resources Iceland is an island in the North Atlantic. It is about...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia, Dictionary of Universal Knowledge, Volume VI, Humber to Malta (1901)

Iceland is not rich in minerals, ...

Google previewThe Wiley-Blackwell Dictionary of Modern European History Since 1789 (2011)

by Nicholas Atkin, Michael Biddiss, Frank Tallett

Iceland A large island lying in the North Atlantic, just south of the Arctic Circle. Over many centuries the settlements of the exceptionally homogeneous but small Icelandic population (currently estimated at 320,000) had developed along very ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders and Birth Defects (2009)

by James Wynbrandt, Mark D. Ludman

Iceland Individual members of ethnic groups and isolated populations share a genotype and exhibit common traits. These traits may include hereditary disorders that occur at incidence rates much, much higher than those seen in the general ...

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"Iceland" in international sign language


Quotes about Iceland

Iceland is the best land on which the sun shines.
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Scrabble value of I1C3E1L1A1N1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of ICELAND

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