Bothnia [both-nee-uh] Examples noun

  1. Gulf of, an arm of the Baltic Sea, extending N between Sweden and Finland. About 400 miles (645 km) long.

Related formsBoth·ni·an, adjective, nounBoth·nic, adjective Examples from the Web for bothnia Historical Examples of bothnia

  • The northern part of the Gulf of Bothnia is frozen every winter.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2


  • Why, that is away—out of the world—at the northern end of the Gulf of Bothnia!

    Hushed Up

    William Le Queux

  • This scene occurred on the frozen surface of the Gulf of Bothnia.

    The Home at Greylock

    Elizabeth Prentiss

  • This probably means a part of the Finnish coast in the Gulf of Bothnia.

    The story of Burnt Njal


  • The Bothnia, in 1874, reduced the passage to about nine days.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 561, October 2, 1886


  • British Dictionary definitions for bothnia Bothnia noun

    1. Gulf of Bothnia an arm of the Baltic Sea, extending north between Sweden and Finland

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