It is the site of Bergen Airport, Flesland.
The village is named after the old farm Flesland, and the Norse form of the name was probably Flesjaland. The first element is the genitive plural of fles f 'skerry, sunken rock', the last element is land n 'land, farm'.
- Statistics Norway (2009). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality. 1 January 2009".
|This article related to Bergen, Norway is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|