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(Placename) the German name for Pomerania


(ˌpɒm əˈreɪ ni ə, -ˈreɪn yə)

a former province of NE Germany, now mostly in NW Poland. German, Pommern.
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Pommern, a general cargo vessel operated by Graypen carrying steel coils from Spain.
In Pommern, Kujawien und Nordmasowien gibt es in der Spatbronzezeit die fur die Lausitzer Kultur ganz typischen Kegelhalsgefasse, Henkeltopfe, Rauhtopfe und Henkelschalen in der Graberkeramik.
We stayed in a small village called Pommern for three weeks.
The best example of Central European complicated mentality and historical memory is expressed in the orthographic variants of the city: Gdansk, Danczig and Danzig; Pomerania, Pommern (German), Pomorze (Polish), Pomorze or Pomorsko (Kashubian); Lviv (Ukrainian), Lvov (Russian) and Lemberg (German); Kaliningrad (Russian), Krolewiec (Polish), Karaliau?
Only 15 horses have completed the treble in Turf history - although Pommern, Gay Crusader and Gainsborough are not generally recognised as their races were all run at Newmarket during the First World War and all three won a race known as the September Stakes, a replacement for the Leger.
Bahram was the 14th colt to win the Triple Crown, but at the time many people counted him as only the 11th, refusing to recognise the wartime feats of Pommern, Gay Crusader and Gainsborough.
Die Funde der alteren Bronzezeit in Pommern (Beiheft zum Atlas der Urgeschichte 7).
The heart of India suffers from the same environmental degradation as the Tanzanian village of Pommern mentioned in professor Khe's Jan.
Dinner and concert by Pommern Village Choir of Tanzania, 6 p.
Derby itself, and he rode six winners of the Blue Riband between 1915 and 1925 "Come on Steve" was the famous roar when went up from the crowd to herald Donoghue's successes an Pommern (1915.
And we're happy to say in these days it is part of the land of Mecklenburg-Vor Pommern and also part of the Federal Republic of Germany.