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Ham·burg

 (hăm′bûrg′, häm′bo͝org′, -bo͝ork′)
A city of northern Germany on the Elbe River northeast of Bremen. Founded by Charlemagne in the early ninth century, the city quickly grew in commercial importance and in 1241 formed an alliance with Lübeck that became the basis for the Hanseatic League. Today Hamburg is a major port and financial, industrial, and cultural center.

Hamburg

(ˈhæmbɜːɡ)
n
(Placename) a city-state and port in NW Germany, on the River Elbe: the largest port in Germany; a founder member of the Hanseatic League; became a free imperial city in 1510 and a state of the German empire in 1871; university (1919); extensive shipyards. Pop: 1 734 083 (2003 est)

Ham•burg

(ˈhæm bɜrg, ˈhɑm bʊərg)

n.
a seaport and state in N Germany, on the Elbe River. 1,708.000; 292 sq. mi. (755 sq. km).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Hamburg - a port city in northern Germany on the Elbe River that was founded by Charlemagne in the 9th century and is today the largest port in Germany; in 1241 it formed an alliance with Lubeck that became the basis for the Hanseatic League
Hanseatic League - a commercial and defensive confederation of free cities in northern Germany and surrounding areas; formed in 1241 and most influential in the 14th century when it included over 100 towns and functioned as an independent political power; the last official assembly was held in 1669
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
Translations
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Hamborg
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Hamburg
Hamborg
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L'enfant prodige du cinema allemand, issu de la banlieue ouvriere et populaire de Hambourg, s'y est donne a cœur joie, confiant avoir reve d'etre acteur a la Bruce Lee.
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Born in Russia in 1879, Mark Hambourg grew up in London before moving to Vienna to study piano with Theodor Leschetizky.
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In 1892 he founded the Marshall-Hall Orchestra, conducting the majority of its 111 concerts and many others with visitors such as Melba and Mark Hambourg before the orchestra disbanded in 1912.
Le professeur Reinhard Zimmermann est actuellement directeur du Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law a Hambourg, en Allemagne.
Aujourd'hui, Toulouse est consideree sur l'echiquier mondial comme l'un des grands centres mondiaux de l'aeronautique au meme titre que Seattle, Hambourg et Montreal.
This was given on the Burne-Jones Broad wood grand piano and in introducing my recital I explained the history of the instrument - how Burne-Jones was approached to design its beautiful casework, and how it came to be presented to the Art Gallery after the Second World War by the celebrated concert pianist Mark Hambourg.