What does NL stand for?

What does NL mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: NL.

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Dutch (Netherlands)

Regional » Language Codes (2 Letters)

   
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N L Industries, Inc.

Business » NYSE Symbols

   
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National League

Community » Sports

   
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Native Language

Regional » Language Codes (2 Letters)

   
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Natural Language

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Navigation List

Governmental » Transportation

   
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Navy Lighterage

Governmental » Military

   
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Negative Large

Academic & Science » Mathematics

   
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Nested Lists

Computing » General

   
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Net Light

Academic & Science » Physics

   
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Net Loss

Business » Accounting

   
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Netherlands

Regional » Countries

   
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Netherlands

Miscellaneous » USPS

   
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Neutral Line

Academic & Science » Electronics

   
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New License

Academic & Science » Ocean Science

   
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New Life Church

Community » Religion

   
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New Line

Computing » General

   
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New Line

Computing » Assembly

   
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New Lock

Computing » Security

   
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Newfoundland and Labrador

Regional » Canadian

   
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Newfoundland Labrador

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Next Level

Miscellaneous » Gaming

   
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Next Line

Computing » Assembly

   
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Next to Last

Computing » General

   
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Nicht Lieferbar

International » German

   

What does NL mean?

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.nl is the Internet country code top-level domain for the Netherlands. Registrations are processed via a network of participants. It is one of the more popular ccTLDs, ranked 5th in the quarterly VeriSign Domain Name Industry Brief of May 2011 for the first quarter of 2011, after .de, .tk, .uk and .cn. According SIDN's The.nlyst of Q4 2012 it is 9th TLD when including the gTLD's. It was one of the first ccTLD to be registered, when the authority for the .nl domain was handed over to Piet Beertema of the Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica in 1986. Since January 31, 1996 .nl domains are registered by the Stichting Internet Domeinregistratie Nederland, based in Arnhem. SIDN operates as a registry, with around 1900 registrars. Most registrars are ISPs, IT service bureaus and media service bureaus, but several large enterprises with many brand names have also become a registrar, or participant as SIDN calls them, which is a quite uncommon phenomenon in the domain name industry. Registrars have to pay SIDN a fee for each domain since April 1, 1996, until then registration was free. SIDN does not deal directly with Registrants. In the early days, most of the registrants were universities and research departments of large companies, such as Philips Research.

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