Gelderland

[gel-der-land; Dutch khel-duhr-lahnt]
noun
a province in E Netherlands. 1965 sq. mi. (5090 sq. km). Capital: Arnhem.
Also called Guelders.
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Gelderland or Guelderland (ˈɡɛldəˌlænd, Dutch ˈxɛldərlɑnt, ˈɡɛldəˌlænd, Dutch ˈxɛldərlɑnt)
 
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Also called: Guelders a province of the E Netherlands: formerly a duchy, belonging successively to several different European powers. Capital: Arnhem. Pop: 1 960 000 (2003 est). Area: 5014 sq km (1955 sq miles)
 
Guelderland or Guelderland
 
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gelderland

provincie, eastern and central Netherlands; it occupies an area (1,935 square miles [5,011 square km]) extending from the German border westward to the narrow Lake Veluwe (separating Gelderland from several polders of Flevoland province) between the provinces of Overijssel (north) and Noord-Brabant, Zuid-Holland, and Utrecht (south). Its capital is Arnhem.

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Bergh is a former municipality in the dutch province of gelderland.
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