Zealand

Zealand is the largest island in , located between the Island of and the southern tip of . It is the seat of the capital and home to 2.3 million people.
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is the capital city of and forms the moderate conurbation that one million Danes call home. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

County is a former county in the west-central part of the island of Zealand in eastern . Photo: stignygaard, CC BY 2.0.

is the central area and the historical heart of , bounded by the lakes circling the inner city and the harbour, it reflects the entire city’s extent during the reign of King Christian IV, when the town was fortified.

is in , , 35 km west of . Photo: Esther Westerveld, CC BY 2.0.

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is a region in , in the northeastern part of the island of Zealand. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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, also known as Kastrup, is the busiest airport of the . Photo: Kallerna, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Zealand

Latitude of center
55.5° or 55° 30' north
Longitude of center
11.75° or 11° 45' east
Population
2,500,000
Elevation
34 metres (112 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2613979

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Zealand
  • Arabic: Sjælland
  • Arabic: زيلاند
  • Armenian: Զելանդիա
  • Asturian; Bable: Selandia
  • Azerbaijani: Zelandiya
  • Bashkir: Зеландия
  • Basque: Seelandia
  • Basque: Sjaelland
  • Basque: Sjælland
  • Basque: Zeelanda eskualdea
  • Bavarian: Seeland
  • Belarusian: Востраў Зеландыя
  • Belarusian: Зеландыя
  • Belarusian: Зэляндыя
  • Belarusian: Ш’елян
  • Bengali: জিল্যান্ড
  • Bosnian: Sjælland
  • Bosnian: Zeland
  • Breton: Sjaelland
  • Breton: Sjælland
  • Bulgarian: Шеланд
  • Catalan: Seeland
  • Catalan: Selanda
  • Catalan: Selàndia
  • Catalan: Sjaelland
  • Catalan: Sjælland
  • Catalan: Zaeland
  • Catalan: Zealand
  • Cebuano: Sjælland (pulo sa Dinamarka)
  • Cebuano: Sjælland
  • Chinese: 舍蘭島
  • Chinese: 西兰岛
  • Chinese: 西蘭島
  • Croatian: Sjælland
  • Croatian: Zeland
  • Czech: Sjaelland
  • Czech: Sjælland
  • Czech: Zéland
  • Danish: Djævleøen
  • Danish: Sjælland
  • Dutch: Seeland
  • English: Seeland
  • English: Zealand Island
  • Esperanto: Sjaelland
  • Esperanto: Sjælland
  • Esperanto: Zelando
  • Estonian: Sjaelland
  • Estonian: Själland
  • Estonian: Sjælland
  • Faroese: Sæland
  • Finnish: Sjellanti
  • Finnish: Själland
  • Finnish: Själlanti
  • Finnish: Sjælland
  • French: Seeland
  • French: Sjaelland
  • French: Zélande
  • Gaelic (Scots): Sjælland
  • Gallegan: Selandia
  • Georgian: ზელანდია
  • German: Seeland
  • German: Sjaelland
  • German: Sjælland
  • Greek: Ζηλανδία
  • Greek: Σέλαιν
  • Greek: Σέλαν
  • Greek: Σγιέλαν
  • Greek: Σγιαίλαν
  • Greek: Σχέλαν
  • Gujarati: ઝિલેન્ડ
  • Hebrew: זילנד
  • Hebrew: שילנד
  • Hebrew: שלן
  • Hindi: ज़ीलैंड
  • Hungarian: Sjaelland
  • Hungarian: Sjælland
  • Icelandic: Sjáland
  • Ido: Sjælland
  • Indonesian: Sjaelland
  • Indonesian: Sjælland
  • Indonesian: Zealand
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Selandia
  • Italian: Selandia
  • Italian: Sjaeland
  • Italian: Sjaelland
  • Italian: Sjelland
  • Italian: Sjælland
  • Italian: Zelanda
  • Japanese: シェラン島
  • Japanese: シェルラン島
  • Japanese: ツェラン島
  • Kalaallisut: Sjælland
  • Kannada: ಜಿಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್
  • Kazakh: Зеландия
  • Kirghiz: Зеландия
  • Korean: 셸란 섬
  • Korean: 셸란섬
  • Korean: 질랜드 섬
  • Lao: ເກາະຊີແລນ
  • Latin: Selandia
  • Latin: Silandia
  • Latvian: Zēlande
  • Lithuanian: Zelandija
  • Lombard: Selandia
  • Macedonian: Зеланд
  • Malay (generic): Zealand
  • Manx: Yn Teelynn, y Danvarg
  • Manx: Yn Teelynn
  • Marathi: स्यीलंड
  • Northern Frisian: Seelön
  • Northern Frisian: Sialun
  • Northern Frisian: Siielönj
  • Norwegian: Sjælland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nordsjælland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sjælland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sjællendar
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sjællender
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Skjælland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sjælland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Zealand
  • Persian: جزیره شیلند
  • Persian: جزیرهٔ شیلند
  • Persian: شیلند
  • Polish: Zelandia
  • Portuguese: Sjælland
  • Portuguese: Zelândia
  • Romanian: Sjælland
  • Romanian: Zealand
  • Russian: Зеландия
  • Russian: Остров Зеландия
  • Russian: Шелланн
  • Scots: Zealand
  • Serbian: Sjælland
  • Serbian: Селанд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zeland, Danska
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zeland
  • Sicilian: Silanna
  • Sicilian: Zilanna
  • Sicilian: Ìsula di Zilanna
  • Sinhalese: සීලන්තය
  • Slovak: Sjælland
  • Slovenian: Zelandija
  • Spanish: Selanda
  • Spanish: Selandia
  • Spanish: Sjaelland
  • Spanish: Sjælland
  • Spanish: Zealand
  • Swahili (generic): Zeland
  • Swedish: Nord-Själland
  • Swedish: Nordsjälland
  • Swedish: Seland
  • Swedish: Sjaelland
  • Swedish: Själland
  • Swedish: Själländsk
  • Swedish: Sjælland
  • Tamil: ஸிலாண்ட்
  • Tatar: Зеландия
  • Telugu: జీలాండ్
  • Thai: Zealand
  • Thai: ซีแลนด์
  • Thai: เกาะเชลลันด์
  • Turkish: Sjaelland
  • Turkish: Sjælland
  • Turkish: Zealand
  • Ukrainian: Зеландія
  • Urdu: زیلینڈ
  • Uzbek: Shellann
  • Uzbek: Zelandiya
  • Vietnamese: Sjaelland
  • Vietnamese: Sjælland
  • Vietnamese: Zealand
  • Waray (Philippines): Sjælland
  • Welsh: Sjælland
  • Wu Chinese: 西兰岛
  • Yue Chinese: 斯崙島
  • Insula Selandia
  • Sealand

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