Bundesland

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EtymologyEdit

From Bund +‎ -es- +‎ Land, the former related to binden (bind). In a literal sense: 'one of several lands bound to another' or more simply 'allied country'.

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NounEdit

Bundesland n (strong, genitive Bundeslandes or Bundeslands, plural Bundesländer)

  1. federal state (non-sovereign state)
  2. (legal context) One of the 16 federal states of Germany
  3. (legal context) One of the 9 federal states of Austria

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