Kingdom of Denmark
Danish: Kongeriget Danmark
) is geographically
the smallest and southernmost Nordic country and is part of the European Union.
Denmark is located in Scandinavia which is in northern Europe but it does not
lie on the Scandinavian Peninsula.
Denmark borders the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, and consists of a peninsula
attached to Northern Germany named Jutland (Jylland), the islands Funen (Fyn),
Zealand (Sjælland), Bornholm and many smaller islands, the waters of which are
often referred to as the Danish Archipelago. Denmark lies north of
(its only land neighbour), southwest of
, and south of Norway.