Maud

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To be distinguished from Maude.

As a feminine given name:

Main article: Maud (name)

As a placename:

In Antarctica:
  • Queen Maud Land (Norwegian: Dronning Maud Land), an area of 2.5 million square kilometers claimed by Norway in 1938
In Canada:
In New Zealand:
  • Maud Island, the second largest island in the Marlborough Sounds
In Scotland:
In the United States:

As a ship name:

  • SS Dronning Maud, a Norwegian Hurtigruten ship sunk under controversial circumstances by German bombers during the 1940 Norwegian Campaign
  • Maud, a ship used from 1918 to 1925 by Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen in exploring the Northeast Passage (now known as the Northern Sea Route)
  • Maud, a Norfolk wherry built in 1899
  • USS Maud (SP-1009), a United States Navy patrol boat in commission from 1917 to 1919

In literature:

Maud may also refer to:

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