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" Amstardam san Ísiltír."

Translation:Amsterdam is in the Netherlands.

October 25, 2015

12 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/W3R3W00F

"Ísiltír kept the ring. It should have ended that day."

July 18, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EnricMascl

Coolest country name ever. Seems taken out of a Tolkien book.

May 12, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gregory743155

I feel that hearing tales of an Ioruach from the land of An Iorua would seem quite sinister too. https://www.teanglann.ie/en/fuaim/Ioruach

October 2, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dionysius7

I wrote: Amsterdam is in Holland...and it wasn't accepted!!

October 25, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/galaxyrocker

That's because Ísiltír is specific to the Netherlands.

October 25, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JamesTWils

So, is ísil low and tír land or something?

November 10, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/galaxyrocker

Pretty much

November 10, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/scilling

“In Holland” would be a translation of san Ollainn.

October 26, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AaronYoung7

Áit le cultúr.

September 15, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JeanCharle989118

It would not accept Holland for the Netherlands... literal translation only accepted?

October 9, 2019
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