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Kristiania

/ˌkrɪstɪˈɑːnɪə/
noun
1.
a former name (1877–1924) of Oslo
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  • Word of our coming had been telephoned from Tonsaasen, and also from kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow William Seymour Edwards
  • kristiania is also the literary and art center of the Norse people.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow William Seymour Edwards
  • Some other woman in kristiania, we are quite sure, will soon be wearing a duplicate of this well made costume from New York.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow William Seymour Edwards
  • At this time, however, we are but birds of passage in kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow William Seymour Edwards
  • Our entire trip has been arranged by telephone from kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow William Seymour Edwards
  • kristiania, the capital of Norway, is the export market of the fish and lumber products.

    Commercial Geography Jacques W. Redway
  • Our trunks had been marked “through” from Helsinoere, so we had no care for them until we should arrive in kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow William Seymour Edwards

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