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The region of Holland consists of North and South Holland , two of the nation's twelve provinces, formerly a single province, and earlier still, the Country of Holland. This originally Frisian county emerged as the most economically and politically important county in the Low Countries region, from the dissolved Frisian Kingdom , following the decline of Duchy of Brabant and County of Flanders . Due to its prominence, emphasis on Holland during the formation of the Dutch Republic , the Eighty Years' War and, later, the Anglo-Dutch Wars in the 16th, 17th and 18th century; Holland served as a pars pro toto for the entire country, which is now considered either incorrect, [24] [25] informal, [26] or, depending on context, opprobrious. Nonetheless, Holland is widely used in reference to such as the Netherlands national football team . [27]

The Netherlands in its entirety is often referred to by the misnomer Holland (meaning holt land, or wood land). The hub of Dutch culture is found in its most populous ...

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