|Frankfurt or Frankfurt am Main1 (German ˈfraŋkfʊrt (am ˈmain))|
|a city in central Germany, in Hesse on the Main River: a Roman settlement in the 1st century; a free imperial city (1372--1806); seat of the federal assembly (1815--66); university (1914); trade fairs since the 13th century. Pop: 643 432 (2003 est)|
|Frankfurt am Main or Frankfurt am Main1|
City in west central Germany on the Main River; an industrial, commercial, and financial center.