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What is the difference between Holland and the Netherlands....?

Asked by jakir hussain, 15 Nov '08 12:52 am
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The modern day Netherlands are divided into twelve provinces The twelve provinces are listed below with their capital city: Drenthe Assen Flevoland Lelystad Friesland Leeuwarden Gelderland Arnhem Groningen Groningen Limburg Maastricht North Brabant 's-Hertogenbosch (also, though not officially, abbreviated as Den Bosch) North Holland Haarlem Overijssel Zwolle South Holland The Hague (Dutch: Den Haag, officially also: 's-Gravenhage) Utrecht Utrecht Zeeland Middelburg INFO COLLECTED FROM THE NET
Answered by gem mina, 15 Nov '08 12:52 pm

 
  
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Holland is the Kingdom of The Netherlands.
Answered by Jack Johnson, 15 Nov '08 07:53 am

 
  
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Saying Holland instead of the Netherlands is the same as saying England instead of Great Britain. The Netherlands includes all of the provinces of which Holland is a part. Therefore Holland and The Netherlands is not the same.
Answered by Janis, 15 Nov '08 04:44 am

 
  
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Like the difference between england and britain.
Answered by nargis bhambi, 15 Nov '08 01:05 am

 
  
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They are the same country........
Answered by minati vishwakarma, 15 Nov '08 12:59 am

 
  
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No diffrence only the name
Answered by Puneet Patel, 15 Nov '08 12:56 am

 
  
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Nothing. It is like Bharat and India....
Answered by Lucky, 15 Nov '08 12:55 am

 
  
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One and the same
Answered by spiritx, 15 Nov '08 12:52 am

 
  
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Two different names of a same country.
Answered by sonia, 15 Nov '08 12:52 am

 
  
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