Finland, Gulf of

part of the Baltic Sea betw. Finland and Russia.

Webster's Gazetteer. 2013.

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  • Finland,Gulf of — Finland, Gulf of An arm of the Baltic Sea bordering on Finland, Russia, and Estonia. An important shipping lane, the shallow gulf is usually frozen from December to March. * * * …   Universalium

  • Finland, Gulf of — ▪ gulf, Northern Europe Finnish  Suomen Lahti,  Russian  Finsky Zaliv,         easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea, between Finland (north) and Russia and Estonia (east and south). Covering an area of 11,600 square miles (30,000 square km), the… …   Universalium

  • Finland, Gulf of — geographical name arm of Baltic Sea between Finland & Estonia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Finland, Gulf of — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gulf of Oman — The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (Arabic: خليج عُمان‎ Ḫalīdj ʾUmān; alternatively known as خليج مکران , Ḫalīdj Makrān; in Persian: دریای عمان Daryā ye Ommān, or دریای پارس Daryā ye Pārs) is a strait (and not an actual gulf) that connects the… …   Wikipedia

  • Finland — /fin leuhnd/, n. 1. Finnish, Suomi. a republic in N Europe: formerly a province of the Russian Empire. 5,109,148; 130,119 sq. mi. (337,010 sq. km). Cap.: Helsinki. 2. Gulf of, an arm of the Baltic, S of Finland. * * * Finland Introduction Finland …   Universalium

  • Gulf of Finland — The Gulf of Finland (Finnish: Suomenlahti , Russian: Финский залив , Finskiy zaliv , Swedish: Finska viken , Estonian: Soome laht ) is the easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea that extends between Finland (to the north) and Estonia (to the south)… …   Wikipedia

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  • Gulf of California — For the book by John Steinbeck, see The Log from the Sea of Cortez. Coordinates: 28°0′N 112°0′W / 28°N 112°W / 28; 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Finland — • As of the time of this article, a department or province of the Russian Empire; bounded on the north by Norway, on the west by Sweden and the Gulf of Bothnia, on the south by the Gulf of Finland Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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