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Chris·ti·a·ni·a(krĭs′tē-ăn′ē-ə, -ä′nē-ə, krĭs′chē-)
chris·ti·an·i·a(krĭs′tē-ăn′ē-ə, -ä′nē-ə, krĭs′chē-)
[Norwegian, after Christiania (Oslo), Norway.]
(Placename) a former name (1624–1877) of Oslo
Os•lo(ˈɒz loʊ, ˈɒs-)
the capital of Norway, in the SE part, at the head of Oslo Fjord. 453,700. Formerly, Christiania.
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|Noun||1.||Christiania - the capital and largest city of Norway; the country's main port; located at the head of a fjord on Norway's southern coast|