Definition of IJssel in English:

IJssel

proper noun

  • A river in the Netherlands. In part it is a distributary of the Rhine, which it leaves at Arnhem, joining the Oude IJssel (‘Old IJssel’) a few kilometres downstream, and flowing 115 km (72 miles) northwards through the eastern Netherlands to the IJsselmeer.

Pronunciation:

IJssel

/ˈʌɪs(ə)l/