Definition of IJssel in English:


Pronunciation /ˈīsəl/ /ˈaɪsəl/

proper noun

  • A river in the Netherlands. In part, it is a distributary of the Rhine River, which it leaves at Arnhem to join the Oude IJssel (“Old IJssel”) a few miles downstream and then flows north for 72 miles (115 km) through the eastern Netherlands to the IJsselmeer.