Nuuk

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Nuuk

 (no͝ok) or Godt·håb (gôt′hôp′)
The capital and largest town of Greenland, in the southwest part of the island on an inlet of the Labrador Sea. The town was founded in 1721 by a Norwegian missionary.

Nuuk

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(Placename) the capital of Greenland, in the southwest: the oldest Danish settlement in Greenland, founded in 1721. Pop: 14 350 (2004 est). Danish name (official name until 1979): Godthaab
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