Maist o the yird's surface is kivered wi watter. The aboot 22 percent that isna, is cried Laund (as contrair tae watter).
Laund can hae different kynds o syle. Thare mey be stanes, saund, clart, etc.
A Laund micht can mean some territory, formin pairt o a kintra an aw.
Whan uised as a suffix or as pairt o a place name laund is aft spelt land