Holland is a region and former province on the western coast of the Netherlands. The name Holland is also frequently used informally to refer to the whole of the country of the Netherlands. This usage is commonly accepted in other countries and is also commonly employed by the Dutch themselves.
- 7,511 km² (2,900 sq mi)
The Netherlands' turbulent history and shifts of power resulted in exceptionally many and widely varying names in different languages. There is diversity even within languages. In English, the Netherlands is also called Holland or (part of) the Low Countries, whereas the term "Dutch" is used as the demonym and adjectival form.
Holland is the name of a region in the western part of the Netherlands. Holland was a county of the Holy Roman Empire and later the leading province of the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands (1581–1795). Today, there is no country called "Holland".
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Look up Holland or holland in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Holland is a region within the Netherlands that is now split into two provinces to which it may also refer to:
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Holland America Line is a British–American-owned cruise line, a subsidiary of Carnival Corporation & plc headquartered in Seattle, Washington, United States.. Holland America Line was founded in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and from 1873 to 1989, it operated as a Dutch shipping line, a passenger line, a cargo line and a cruise line operating primarily between the Netherlands and North America.
Kevin Alan Holland (born November 5, 1992) is an American professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Middleweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). A professional since 2015, Holland has also competed for Bellator MMA , King of the Cage and Legacy Fighting Alliance .
- 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
- 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
- Trail Blazer
- Kevin Alan Holland, November 5, 1992 (age 28), Riverside, California, United States
Parts of Holland was one of the three medieval divisions or 'Parts' of Lincolnshire (the other two being Lindsey and Kesteven) which had long had separate county administrations (quarter sessions). Under the Local Government Act 1888 it obtained a county council, which it retained until 1974.
Holland & Holland is a British gunmaker and clothing retailer based in London, England, which offers handmade sporting rifles and shotguns. The company holds two royal warrants.
Holland & Holland was founded by Harris Holland in 1835. Portrait of Harris Holland Harris Holland was born in 1806 in London. Although accounts of his background are somewhat sketchy, it is believed that his father was an organ builder, while Harris had a tobacco wholesale business in London. He was successful, and was often seen at various pigeon shoots at important London clubs, as well as leasing a grouse moor in Yorkshire. Having no children of his own, he took on his nephew Henry Holland a
Cartridges developed by Holland & Holland: 1..240 Apex introduced in 1920, produced in belted and rimmed versions. 2..244 H&H Magnum introduced in 1955. 3..297/250 Rook introduced before 1880. 4..275 H&H Magnum introduced in 1912, produced in belted and rimmed versions. 5..295 Rook. 6..300 H&H Magnum introduced in 1912, produced in belted and rimmed versions. 7..375 Flanged Nitro Express introduced in 1899. 8..375 H&H Magnum introduced in 1912, produced in belted and rimmed versions.. 9..400/375
Thomas Stanley Holland (born 1 June 1996) is an English actor. A graduate of the BRIT School in London, he began his acting career on stage in the title role of Billy Elliot the Musical in the West End from 2008 to 2010.