Fjeld definition

fyĕld
The definition of a fjeld is a high, often rocky, barren plateau in a Scandinavian country.

An example of a fjeld is the Scandinavian Peninsula.

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A high, barren plateau. The most well-known fjeld is on the Scandinavian Peninsula.
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(geography) A rocky, barren plateau, especially in Scandinavia.
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A high barren plateau in the Scandinavian countries.
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A barren plateau in Scandinavian countries.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fjeld
Plural:
fjelds

Origin of fjeld

  • Danish from Old Norse fjall

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition