Kalaallit Nunaat

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Related to Kalaallit Nunaat: Godthab, Groenland
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Noun1.Kalaallit Nunaat - the largest island in the worldKalaallit Nunaat - the largest island in the world; lies between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean; a self-governing province of Denmark
Thule - a town in northwestern Greenland; during World War II a United States naval base was built there
Arctic Ocean - ice covered waters surrounding the North Pole; mostly covered with solid ice or with ice floes and icebergs
Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean - the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east
subcontinent - a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent
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Among their topics are the making of Greenland: early European place names in Kalaallit Nunaat, linguistic missionary heritage: Capuchin missionary Father Laurentius and his unpublished German-Chuukese dictionary, third-hand colonial linguistics: Adolphe Dietrich's comparative study of Indian Ocean creoles, constructing transcontinental railways as a means of colonization: a corpus-based analysis of the German colonial discourse in postcolonial perspective, and Anglo-Norman: language contact and obsolescence.
Natives of which deceivingly named land call their home Kalaallit Nunaat? 10.
NAME: Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat in the Inuit Greenlandic language).