Strasbourg
or German Strassburg geographical name city NE France on Ill River population 255,937

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • STRASBOURG — (Ger. Strassburg), capital of the department of Bas Rhin, Alsace, E. France. The earliest conclusive evidence on the presence of Jews in Strasbourg dates from 1188. During the anti Jewish persecutions connected with the Third Crusade, the Jews… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • STRASBOURG — En l’an STRASBOURG 12, l’empereur Auguste, soucieux d’organiser la défense de la ligne du Rhin, ordonne d’établir une série de points fortifiés sur le fleuve: Argentoratum (qui est à l’origine de la ville de Strasbourg) est ainsi construit à côté …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Strasbourg — (izg. Strasbȗr) (njem. Strassburg, izg. Štràsburg) m glavni grad departmana Bas Rhin i glavno francusko pristanište na Rajni; sjedište Europskog vijeća …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Strasbourg — er hjemby for Europa parlamentet …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Strasbourg — Strasbourg, Strassburg → Estrasburgo …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Strasbourg — (izg. strasbȗr) m (njem. Strassburg, izg. štràsburg) DEFINICIJA glavni grad departmana Bas Rhin i glavno francusko pristanište na Rajni, 252.300 stan.; sjedište Europskog vijeća …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Strasbourg — [stras′bʉrg; ] Fr [ strȧz bo͞or′] city & port in NE France, on the Rhine: pop. 252,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Strasbourg — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Strasbourg (homonymie). 48° 35′ 05″ N 7° 45′ 02″ E …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Strasbourg — For other uses, see Strasburg (disambiguation). Strasbourg Strasbourg Cathedral towering above the Old Town …   Wikipedia

  • Strasbourg — /stras berrg, strahz boorg/; Fr. /strddannz boohrdd /, n. a fortress city in and the capital of Bas Rhin, in NE France, near the Rhine: cathedral; taken by Allied forces November 1944. 257,303. German, Strassburg /shtrddahs boorddk/. * * * German …   Universalium

  • Strasbourg —    Located in the department of Bas Rhin, region of alsace, on the Ill River, near the Rhine, Strasbourg is a French city with over 250,000 inhabitants. The see of a bishop, it has numerous famous monuments, including the cathedral in red… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

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