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Godesberg

[goh-des-berk] /ˈgoʊ dɛsˌbɛrk/
noun
1.
a city in W Germany, SE of Bonn.
Official name Bad Godesberg.
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  • In those days one small inn (now they can be counted by the dozen) stood on the margin of the large forest of Godesberg.

    Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland
  • The Rhine here runs between the Godesberg on the one side and the Drachenfels on the other.

  • Some people however whispered that on the day of the black deed, a man was seen fleeing from the forest of Godesberg.

    Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland
  • The unfortunate youth had rashly contrived this hellish plan to rid himself of his brother and to become lord of Godesberg.

    Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland
  • He had purchased an estate in Godesberg, near Bonn, and removed thither in 1824.

  • Ludwig knew at once, by the sinople reversed and the truncated gules on his surcoat, that it was Sir Gottfried of Godesberg.

    Burlesques William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Some time after the two brothers sat as usual in the high banqueting-hall of Godesberg.

    Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland
British Dictionary definitions for Godesberg

Godesberg

/German ˈɡoːdəsbɛrk/
noun
1.
a town and spa in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Rhine: a SE suburb of Bonn Official name Bad Godesberg
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