What is fiord?

  • (noun): A long narrow inlet of the sea between steep cliffs; common in Norway.
    Synonyms: fjord

Some articles on fiord, fiords:

Cañon Fiord
... Cañon Fiord (80°00′N 082°35′W / 80.000°N 82.583°W / 80.000 -82.583 (Cañon Fiord)Coordinates 80°00′N 082°35′W / 80.000°N 82.583°W / 80.000 ... To the north, it opens into Greely Fiord ...
Lake Te Anau
... Three large fiords form arms to the lake on its western flank North Fiord, Middle Fiord and South Fiord ... These are the only inland Fiords that New Zealand has, the other 14 are out on the coast ... Several small islands lie in the entrance to Middle Fiord, which forks partway along its length into northwest and southwest arms ...
Fjords In Canada - List of Fjords
... List of Canadian fjords Image Fjords Province Co-ordinates Comments Agate Fiord Nunavut Akpait Fiord Nunavut Aktijartukan Fiord Nunavut Alan Reach British Columbia Alberni Inlet British Columbia ... Bentham Fiord Nunavut Bentinck Arm British Columbia See also Dean Channel Bentinck Arm is a deep fjord which runs about 15 km (9.3 mi) in length and is ... Bird Fiord Nunavut Blind Fiord Nunavut Blue Fiord, Blaa Fiord Nunavut Boas Fiord Nunavut Bonne Bay Newfoundland and Labrador There is both Inner Bonne Bay and outer Bonne Bay ...
Lindstrom Peninsula
... Harbour Fiord and Landslip Island are to the west, while the Grise Fiord is to the east ... they developed a community at what is now the Inuit hamlet of Grise Fiord, 8 km (5 mi) to the east ...
Strand Fiord Pass
... Strand Fiord Pass (79°16′07″N 88°45′00″W / 79.26861°N 88.75000°W / 79.26861 -88.75000 (Strand Fiord Pass)Coordinates 79°16′07″N 88°45′00″W ... Perfection Pioneer Piper Polar Bear Revoir Singeyer Strand Fiord Sverdrup Van Hauen Yelverton Glaciers Agassiz Ice Cap Barnes Ice Cap Benedict Coronation Devon Ice Cap ...