Main definitions of Friesland in English

: Friesland1Friesland2

Friesland1

proper noun

  • 1The western part of the ancient region of Frisia.

    1. 1.1A northern province of the Netherlands, bounded to the west and north by the IJsselmeer and the North Sea; capital, Leeuwarden.

Pronunciation:

Friesland

/ˈfriːzlənd/

Main definitions of Friesland in English

: Friesland1Friesland2

Friesland2

noun

  • South African term for Friesian
    • ‘A record price of R14500 was paid for a 17-month-old Friesland bull at a Bloemfontein stud auction.’
    • ‘The worker, who did not want to be named, told Elliott the fence on his farm had been cut and 72 of his Friesland cattle were missing.’
    • ‘Lucie competed against a number of animals imported from Holland and a total of 500 Frieslands from all over South Africa.’

Pronunciation:

Friesland

/ˈfriːzlənd/