Marburg

Marburg

[mahr-boork; English mahr-burg]
noun
1.
a city in central Germany.
2.
German name of Maribor.
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Marburg (ˈmɑːˌbɜːɡ, German ˈmaːrbʊrk)
 
n
1.  a city in W central Germany, in Hesse: famous for the religious debate between Luther and Zwingli in 1529; Europe's first Protestant university (1527). Pop: 78 511 (2003 est)
2.  the German name for Maribor

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marburg

city, Hessen Land (state), central Germany. It lies on the Lahn River north of Frankfurt am Main.

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