- Holland "the Netherlands," early 14c., from Du. Holland, probably O.Du. holt lant "wood land," describing the district around Dordrecht, the nucleus of Holland. Technically, just one province of the Netherlands, but in English use extended to the whole nation.
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Holland — Holland, MO U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 246 Housing Units (2000): 112 Land area (2000): 0.172714 sq. miles (0.447328 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.172714 sq. miles (0.447328 sq.… … StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places
Holland, MI — Holland (Michigan) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Holland. Holland est une ville du Michigan occidental. Elle est située sur la Rivière Noire à quelques kilomètres du Lac Michigan. La grand majorité de cette ville est située dans le comté… … Wikipédia en Français
Holland — puede referirse a: Contenido 1 Toponimia 1.1 relativo a Holanda 1.2 en EE.UU. 1.3 en Reino Unido 2 … Wikipedia Español
Holland 1 — was the first submarine commissioned by the Royal Navy, the first in a six boat batch of the Holland class submarine. She can still be seen at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport.HistoryIn 1901 she was commissioned from John Philip Holland… … Wikipedia
Holland 5 — was the last of the five Holland class submarines ordered by the British Admiralty to evaluate the potential of the submarine with the Royal Navy [ [http://www.english heritage.org.uk/upload/pdf/ACHWS Annual report 2004.pdf Advisory Committee on… … Wikipedia
Holland — Holland. Das Land der Niederungen, Dämme und Canäle, der Industrie und des Handelsgeistes, der Windmühlen und Blumen, der übertriebenen Reinlichkeit und des Phlegma s, aber auch der Kraft und des Heldenmuthes. Die Holländer waren einst die… … Damen Conversations Lexikon
Holland 2 — was the second Royal Navy submarine to be built, and the first to be given a non secret launch, in February 1902. She was the second of the Holland class submarines. Holland No. 2 was laid down on the 4 February 1901 and commissioned on 1 August… … Wikipedia
Holland II — was a prototype submarine designed by John Philip Holland, preceded by Holland I and followed by Holland III .It should not be confused with Holland 2 , the second Holland class submarine of the Royal Navy … Wikipedia
Holland I — was a prototype submarine designed by John Philip Holland, followed by Holland II and Holland III .It should not be confused with Holland 1 , the first ever Royal Navy submarine … Wikipedia
Holland 3 — was a Royal Navy submarine launched on May 9, 1902. The submarine was designed by Vickers at Barrow in Furness and was first built on February 4, 1901. The submarine was commissioned on August 1, 1902. Holland 3 sank in trials in 1911 and was… … Wikipedia
Holland 4 — Holland class submarine No 4 was launched on the 23 May 1902. She was built by Vickers, at Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, England, and was laid down in 1902. She was commissioned into the Royal Navy on the 2 August 1903. She foundered on the 3… … Wikipedia