Definition of Strasbourg

1. Noun. City on the Rhine in eastern France near the German border; an inland port.

Exact synonyms: Strassburg
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center

Definition of Strasbourg

1. Proper noun. A city in the région of Alsace, France; previously part of Germany. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Strasbourg

Strait of Calais
Strait of Dover
Strait of Georgia
Strait of Gibraltar
Strait of Hormuz
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Strait of Kerch
Strait of Magellan
Strait of Malacca
Strait of Messina
Strait of Ormuz
Strait of Otranto
Strait of Sicily
Strategic Arms Limitation Talks
Strategic Defense Initiative
Strauss the Elder
Strauss the Younger

Literary usage of Strasbourg

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Pottery and Porcelain: A Guide to Collectors by Frederick Litchfield (1900)
"H w, strasbourg, supposed. A A- strasbourg, supposed. ... Dish of strasbourg faience. xn H -as sn HH 30 •w H ..."

2. Tin Enamelled Pottery: Maiolica, Delft, and Other Stanniferous Faience by Edwin Atlee Barber (1907)
"strasbourg. The Hannong family established the manufacture of tin-enamelled faience at strasbourg soon after 1720. Paul Hannong a few years later effected ..."

3. Haps and Mishaps of a Tour in Europe by Grace Greenwood (1854)
"strasbourg, THE CATHEDRAL. — PARIS. — ANNUAL EXHIBITION o* PAINTING AND SCUPLTURE ... At strasbourg, by rising early, I was ahle to spend a half hour in and ..."

4. Wonders of Glass-making in All Ages by Alexandre Sauzay (1875)
"The following description of it is given by M. Schweighauser, librarian to the town of strasbourg :—* " The vase, surrounded with a kind of network of ..."

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