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A city of northeast Hungary southwest of Miskolc. The city was occupied by the Turks from 1596 to 1687. It is known today as a center of wine production.
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1. (Placename) a city in N central Hungary. Pop: 56 696 (2003 est)
2. (Placename) the German name for Cheb
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(ˈɔr ʒə)

a river in central Europe, flowing NE from Germany through the W Czech Republic to the Elbe. 193 mi. (310 km) long. German, Eger.
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Jegar Khan, 26, of Broad Lane, Whoberley, was found guilty of receiving a stolen Xbox 360.
Impreuna cu ea a plecat, tot din Fata Luncii, si Mic Jegar, poreclit asa ca era mic si jegos.