Sverdrup Islands
geographical name islands N Canada W of Ellesmere Island including Axel Heiberg, Ellef Ringnes, & Amund Ringnes islands

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  • Sverdrup Islands —   [ sveədrʊp aɪləndz], Inselgruppe der Queen Elizabeth Islands im Norden des Kanadisch Arktischen Archipels, etwa 60 000 km2; umfasst v. a. Axel Heiberg Island, Ellef Ringnes Island und Amund Ringnes Island …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sverdrup Islands — Infobox Islands name = Sverdrup Islands image caption = image size = locator map custom = native name = native name link = Inuktikut nickname = location = Northern Canada coordinates = coord|82|00|N|95|00|W|display=inline,title archipelago =… …   Wikipedia

  • Sverdrup Islands — Sp Svèrdrupo sãlos Ap Sverdrup Islands L Karalienės Elžbietos ss., Kanada (Nunavutas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Sverdrup Island (Kara Sea) — Sverdrup Island or Svordrup Island (Russian: Остров Свердрупа) is an isolated island in the southern region of the Kara Sea. This island is covered with tundra vegetation. It is located 120 Km North of Dikson in the coast of Siberia. The nearest… …   Wikipedia

  • Sverdrup (disambiguation) — Several people share the family name Sverdrup: *Georg Sverdrup (1770 1850), founder of a Norwegian university library *Georg Sverdrup (President of Augsburg Seminary) (1848 1907) *George Sverdrup, son of Georg, also president of Augsburg Seminary …   Wikipedia

  • Sverdrup — /sver dreuhp, sfer /; Norw. /svardd drddoop/, n. 1. Otto Neumann /awt toh noy mahn/, 1855? 1930, Norwegian explorer of the Arctic. 2. Also called Sverdrup Islands. a group of islands in the N Northwest Territories of Canada, in the Arctic, W of… …   Universalium

  • Sverdrup — Svẹrdrup,   Otto, norwegischer Polarforscher, * Bindal (Helgeland, Provinz Nordland) 31. 10. 1854, ✝ Oslo 26. 11. 1930; nahm an den Expeditionen von F. Nansen nach Grönland (1888 89) und ins Nordpolarmeer (1893 96) teil; leitete 1898 1902 eine… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sverdrup,Otto Neumann — Sver·drup (svĕrʹdrəp, sfĕrʹ ), Otto Neumann. 1855 1930. Norwegian explorer who led many expeditions to the Arctic and observed a number of previously uncharted islands. * * * …   Universalium

  • Sverdrup — Sver•drup [[t]ˈsvɛr drəp, ˈsfɛr [/t]] n. 1) big Otto Neu•mann [[t]ˈnɔɪ mɑn[/t]] 1855?–1930, Norwegian explorer of the Arctic. 2) geg Also called Sver′drup Is′lands. a group of islands in the N Northwest Territories of Canada, in the Arctic …   From formal English to slang

  • Islas Sverdrup — No confundir con la isla Sverdrup en el mar de Kara Islas Sverdrup (Sverdrup Islands) Imagen satélite de las Islas Sverdrup. De izquierda a derecha: Ellef Ringnes, Amund Ringnes …   Wikipedia Español

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