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[bohd-n-zey] /ˈboʊd nˌzeɪ/
German name of Lake Constance. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • It was a gray and sulky Bodensee, full of little dull waves and a cold head wind that never changed its mind for a moment.

    A Voyage of Consolation Sara Jeannette Duncan
  • The Bodensee was maintained on the Friedrichshafen-Berlin route to experiment further in commercial air transport.

    Zeppelin Harry Vissering
  • This request was willingly granted, the noble maiden gave up all her rich possession and left the island in the Bodensee.

    Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland
  • Thanks also to Louis, the steamboat first ploughed German waters, a service being inaugurated under his auspices on the Bodensee.

    Lola Montez Edmund B. d'Auvergne
  • Bodensee, another name for the Lake of Constance, well called the filter of the Rhine.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia Edited by Rev. James Wood
  • Her idea just now is that we both need "change" and she wants me to go with her to Bregenz, on the Bodensee.

    The Whirlpool George Gissing
  • The Bodensee spread all beyond in a gray peace that seemed to bid the very leaves upon the trees to slumber.

    A Woman's Will Anne Warner
  • By that time the German Venice was well behind, and the train was skirting the southern shore of the Bodensee.

    A Woman's Will Anne Warner
  • Let him walk silent by the shore of the Bodensee, by the ancient town of Constance; meditating on much.

    The French Revolution Thomas Carlyle
  • It was reported that she had been sent to Lindau on the Bodensee, thence to be conducted into Switzerland.

    Lola Montez Edmund B. d'Auvergne
British Dictionary definitions for Bodensee


the German name for (Lake) Constance
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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