Sentence Examples


  • Arason, who was the last Roman Catholic bishop in Iceland, is celebrated as a poet, and as the man who introduced printing into the island.
  • Maps of the Faroer and of Iceland have likewise been issued.
  • In 1854 the trade of Iceland was declared free to all nations.
  • Greenland, like Iceland, had a republican organization up to the years 1247 to 1261, when the Greenlanders were induced to swear allegiance to the king of Norway.
  • On his monument was placed the inscription: "The beloved son of Iceland, her honour, sword, and shield."