What does aland islands mean?

aland islands meaning in General Dictionary

an archipelago of some 6,000 countries when you look at the Gulf of Bothnia under Finnish control

Sentence Examples with the word aland islands

In 1808, under Gustavus IV., peace was again broken between the two countries, and the war ended by the cession in 1809 of the whole of Finland and the Aland Islands to Russia.

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