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(Placename) a port in W Latvia on the Baltic Sea; founded by the Teutonic Knights in 1263: a naval and industrial centre, with a fishing fleet. Pop: 86 985 (2002 est). Russian name: Libava German name: Libau
Lie•pa•ja(liˈɛp ə yə, -ɑ yə)
a seaport in W Latvia, on the Baltic. 114,900.