Ilfjellet

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Ilfjellet
IlfjelletFromKråkfjellet.jpg
Ilfjellet seen from Kråkfjellet (north east)
Highest point
Elevation 1,218 m (3,996 ft)
Prominence 790 m (2,590 ft)
Coordinates 62°56′44″N 9°56′29″E / 62.9456°N 09.9414°E / 62.9456; 09.9414Coordinates: 62°56′44″N 9°56′29″E / 62.9456°N 09.9414°E / 62.9456; 09.9414[1]
Geography
Map of the location
Map of the location
Ilfjellet
Location of the mountain
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Ilfjellet
Ilfjellet (Norway)
Location Trøndelag, Norway
Topo map 1520 I Rennebu

Ilfjellet is a mountain in the municipality of Rennebu in Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located in the northeastern part of the municipality, about 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) north of the municipal center of Berkåk and 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) southeast of Å in neighboring Meldal municipality. The mountain is 1,218 metres (3,996 ft) tall.[2]

Name[edit]

The mountain is named after the river Ila. The last element is the finite form of fjell which means "fell" or "mountain". The river name is derived from Old Norse íla which means "spring".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ilfjellet, Rennebu (Trøndelag)" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2018-01-25.
  2. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Ilfjellet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-02-02.