Flanders (disambiguation)

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Flanders is the country of the Flemings and, since several decades ago is also a community and a region in Belgium. Geographically and historically, Flanders also covers parts of France and The Netherlands but may also refer to:


Western Europe[edit]

  • County of Flanders, an historical county of the Low Countries, which included part of the north of modern-day France and the extreme south-west of the modern Netherlands
  • Two provinces of modern-day Belgium:
    • East Flanders, a province of Flanders, one of the three regions of Belgium
    • West Flanders, the westernmost province of the Flemish Region, also named Flanders, in Belgium
  • Flemish Community, one of the three Communities of Belgium
  • Flemish Region, one of the three Regions of Belgium
  • French Flanders, the northern département of Nord and part of the region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais
  • Zeelandic Flanders in The Netherlands
  • Flanders Fields, the battlefields of World War I in northern France and north-western Belgium


  • Indian Flanders (Flandes Indiano), an old name for Chile given during the Arauco War

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]