New Netherland
geographical name Dutch colony in North America 1613-64 occupying lands bordering on Hudson River & later also on lower Delaware River capital New Amsterdam

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  • New Netherland — Nieuw Nederland Dutch colony 1614–1667 …   Wikipedia

  • New Netherland — Dutch colony (1613 64) on Manhattan Island & along the Hudson River: taken by England & divided into the colonies of New York & New Jersey …   English World dictionary

  • New Netherland — New Neth′erland n. amh. a Dutch colony in the Hudson River region, captured by England in 1664 and divided into New York and New Jersey …   From formal English to slang

  • New Netherland — noun a Dutch colony in North America along the Hudson and lower Delaware rivers although the colony centered in New Amsterdam; annexed by the English in 1664 • Instance Hypernyms: ↑colony, ↑dependency • Part Holonyms: ↑New York, ↑New York State,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • New Netherland — /nju ˈnɛðələnd/ (say nyooh nedhuhluhnd) noun a Dutch colony in America on the Hudson (1613) and Delaware rivers; after 1664, included by England in the New York, New Jersey, and Delaware colonies. Capital: New Amsterdam …   Australian English dictionary

  • New Netherland — a Dutch colony in North America (1613 64), comprising the area along the Hudson River and the lower Delaware River. By 1669 all of the land comprising this colony was taken over by England. Cap.: New Amsterdam. * * * …   Universalium

  • New Netherland —    See New Amsterdam …   Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands

  • New Netherland: A Dutch Colony In Seventeenth-Century America — «New Netherland: A Dutch Colony in Seventeenth Century America» [Een zegenrijk gewest: Nieuw Nederland in de zeventiende eeuw (Cultuurgeschiedenis van de Republiek in de zeventiende eeuw) en néerlandais], Nouveaux Pays Bas : Une colonie… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • New netherland: a dutch colony in seventeenth-century america — «New Netherland: A Dutch Colony in Seventeenth Century America» [Een zegenrijk gewest: Nieuw Nederland in de zeventiende eeuw (Cultuurgeschiedenis van de Republiek in de zeventiende eeuw) en néerlandais], Nouveaux Pays Bas : Une colonie… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • New Netherland: A Dutch Colony in Seventeenth-Century America — «New Netherland: A Dutch Colony in Seventeenth Century America» [Een zegenrijk gewest: Nieuw Nederland in de zeventiende eeuw (Cultuurgeschiedenis van de Republiek in de zeventiende eeuw) en néerlandais], Nouvelle Néerlande : Une colonie… …   Wikipédia en Français

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