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Bregenz

[brey-gents] /ˈbreɪ gɛnts/
noun
1.
a city in W Austria, on Lake Constance.

Vorarlberg

[fohr-ahrl-berk] /ˈfoʊrˌɑrlˌbɛrk/
noun
1.
a province in W Austria. 1004 sq. mi. (2600 sq. km).
Capital: Bregenz.
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  • What would you say to Bregenz for our rendezvous with Winthrop?

    One Of Them Charles James Lever
  • At Bregenz they descended, with the aid of a porter, at about half-past two.

    A Woman's Will Anne Warner
  • The first town in Tirol by this route is Bregenz, which reckons as the capital of Vorarlberg.

  • Do you suppose that there is anything worth seeing in Bregenz?

    A Woman's Will Anne Warner
  • Feldkirch is the last important town on the route to Bregenz.

    Tyrol and its People Clive Holland
  • At the siege of Bregenz in 1407, they were, through carelessness, put to flight.

  • I had great difficulty in resisting their resolution to carry me back with them to Bregenz.

    A Day's Ride Charles James Lever
  • It was addressed Bregenz, and has been several days on the road.

  • Her idea just now is that we both need "change" and she wants me to go with her to Bregenz, on the Bodensee.

    The Whirlpool George Gissing
  • Before her, stood fair Bregenz; Once more her towers arose; What were the friends beside her?

    Legends and Lyrics: First Series Adelaide Anne Procter
British Dictionary definitions for Bregenz

Bregenz

/German breːˈɡɛnts/
noun
1.
a resort in W Austria, the capital of Vorarlberg province. Pop: 26 752 (2001)

Vorarlberg

/German ˈfoːrarlbɛrk/
noun
1.
a mountainous state of W Austria. Capital: Bregenz. Pop: 356 590 (2003 est). Area: 2601 sq km (1004 sq miles)
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