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[awr-hoos] /ˈɔrˌhus/
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  • Aarhus, the capital of Jutland, is the second oldest town in Denmark.


    M. Pearson Thomson
  • So Ib travelled with the ferry-boat from Aarhus to Copenhagen.

    What the Moon Saw: and Other Tales Hans Christian Andersen
  • He was sent on a mission to Denmark in 1888, and was appointed to labor in the Aarhus conference.

  • This was found at Borum, in the neighbourhood of Aarhus, Jutland.

    Chats on Costume G. Woolliscroft Rhead
  • The Statsbiblioteket of Aarhus possesses about 200,000 vols.

  • It is a tradition of the cathedral at Aarhus, that such a horse is occasionally seen there.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • Two poor people who lived near Aarhus had an only daughter, called Grethe.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • They were stopping with the Petersen family, in a little red-roofed, many-gabled house on a quiet side street in Aarhus.

    Our Little Danish Cousin Luna May Innes
British Dictionary definitions for Aarhus


/Danish ˈʌhuːs/
a variant spelling of Århus
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