Meaning of Adélie Land in English:

Adélie Land

Pronunciation /aˈdeɪli/

proper noun

(also Adélie Coast)
  • A section of the Antarctic continent south of the 60th parallel, between Wilkes Land and King George V Land.


Named after Adélie, wife of the French explorer Jules Dumont d'Urville, who discovered the area in 1840.