Strasbourg


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Stras·bourg

 (sträs′bo͝org′, sträz′-, sträz-bo͝or′)
A city of northeast France near the German border east of Nancy. Originally a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, it was occupied by France in 1681, passed to Germany in 1871, and was recovered by France in 1919. It now serves as the seat of the parliament of the European Union.
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Strasbourg

(French strasbur; English ˈstræzbɜːɡ)
n
(Placename) a city in NE France, on the Rhine: the chief French inland port; under German rule (1870–1918); university (1567); seat of the Council of Europe and of the European Parliament. Pop: 276 867 (2006). German name: Strassburg
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Stras•bourg

(ˈstræs bɜrg, ˈstrɑz bʊərg)

n.
a city in NE France, near the Rhine. 257,303. German, Strass•burg (ˈʃtrɑs bʊrk)
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Noun1.Strasbourg - city on the Rhine in eastern France near the German borderStrasbourg - city on the Rhine in eastern France near the German border; an inland port
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Translations
Štrasburg
Strasbūras
Strasburg
Štrasburg

Strasbourg

[ˈstræzbɜːg] NEstrasburgo m
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Strasbourg

[ˈstræzbɜːrg] nStrasbourg
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Strasbourg

nStraßburg nt
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Strasbourg

[ˈstræzbɜːg] nStrasburgo f
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References in classic literature ?
Without previously communicating with me, he had, in concert with Elizabeth, arranged that Clerval should join me at Strasbourg. This interfered with the solitude I coveted for the prosecution of my task; yet at the commencement of my journey the presence of my friend could in no way be an impediment, and truly I rejoiced that thus I should be saved many hours of lonely, maddening reflection.
After some days spent in listless indolence, during which I traversed many leagues, I arrived at Strasbourg, where I waited two days for Clerval.
We had agreed to descend the Rhine in a boat from Strasbourg to Rotterdam, whence we might take shipping for London.
And if we enter the interior of the edifice, who has overthrown that colossus of Saint Christopher, proverbial for magnitude among statues, as the grand hall of the Palais de Justice was among halls, as the spire of Strasbourg among spires?
Stanislas Kapp was the son of and heir of a rich brewer of Strasbourg, a youth of a sanguineous--and sanguinary--temperament.
The liver is heaven's best gift to the goose; without it that bird would be unable to supply us with the Strasbourg pate .
LYON v STRASBOURG French League Cup BT Sport 1, 8pm H 7-15, D 39-11, A 6-1 Lyon BTTS Strasbourg 44% | 68% Win & both score 17% | 16% Over 2.5 goals 44% | 47% Win to nil 33% | 16% Leading scorers Lyon Shirt Goals First MPG H Aouar 8 6 5 358 MDEPAY 11 50 193 B Traore 10 5 1 202 M Dembele 9 4 2 150 N Fekir 18 4 2 192 Strasbourg Shirt Goals First MPG L Mothiba 12 7 2 185 JDACOSTA 29 41 323 A Thomasson 26 4 2 645 MPG career minutes per goal.
Summary: Strasbourg [France], Dec 12 (ANI): A shooter went on a rampage in the heart of the northeastern French city of Strasbourg, killing two people and injuring 10 others on Tuesday.
The Singing of the Strasbourg Protestants, 1523-1541.
Armenian national flag has been raised in front of Strasbourg City Hall on May 16 to mark the Armenian
Summary: STRASBOURG, France -- The morning high-speed train from Brussels pulled into the lonely train station of the provincial French city of Strasbourg.