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Bonn

 (bŏn, bôn)
A city of west-central Germany on the Rhine River. Founded as a Roman garrison in the first century ad, it is noted as the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770) and was the capital of West Germany (1949-1990).

Bonn

(bɒn; German bɔn)
n
(Placename) a city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Rhine: the former capital (1949–90) of West Germany; university (1786). Pop: 311 052 (2003 est)

Bonn

(bɒn, bɔn)

n.
a city in W Germany, on the Rhine: the capital of West Germany 1949–90; capital of Germany 1990–99. 293,072.
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Noun1.Bonn - a city in western Germany on the Rhine River; was the capital of West Germany between 1949 and 1989
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
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The German Pakistan Forum was founded in 1960 in Bonn, the then Capital of West Germany with an objective of promotion of bilateral relations between Germany and Pakistan in cultural, education and commercial sectors.
The ship called in at beautiful Bonn, the birthplace of Beethoven and the old capital of West Germany.
Day 10: Mainz - Cologne Our final day of cruising takes us past the fabled Lorelei Rock at Koblenz, the foot of the Seven Mountains and Bonn, the former capital of West Germany.