HyperDic: faroe_islands

English > 2 senses of the expression Faroe Islands:
NOUNlocationFaroe Islands, Faeroe Islands, Faroes, Faeroesa self-governing colony that is a possession of Denmark in the Faroe Islands
locationFaroe Islands, Faeroe Islands, Faroes, Faeroesa group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands
English > Faroe Islands: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA self-governing colony that is a possession of Denmark in the Faroe Islands.
SynonymsFaeroe Islands, Faroes, Faeroes
Instance ofpossessionA territory that is controlled by a ruling state
English > Faroe Islands: 2 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningA group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands.
SynonymsFaeroe Islands, Faroes, Faeroes
Instance ofislandA land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
Part ofAtlantic, Atlantic OceanThe 2nd largest ocean
PartsThorshavnThe administrative center of the Faroe Islands

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