M halle


[hal-ee for 1, hah-luh for 2.]
Morris, born 1923, U.S. linguist, born in Latvia.
a city in Germany, NW of Leipzig. Official name Halle an der Saale [hah-luh ahn der zahl-uh] .
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Halle (German ˈhalə)
Official name: Halle an der Saale a city in E central Germany, in Saxony-Anhalt, on the River Saale: early saltworks; a Hanseatic city in the late Middle Ages; university (1694). Pop: 240 119 (2003 est)

Hallé (ˈhæleɪ)
Sir Charles, original name Karl Hallé. 1819--95, German conductor and pianist, in Britain from 1848. In 1857 he founded the Hallé Orchestra in Manchester

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