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Esbjerg

[es-byer] /ˈɛs byɛr/
noun
1.
a seaport in SW Denmark.
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  • Not one single harbour of refuge can be found between Esbjerg and the Skaw.

    Denmark

    M. Pearson Thomson
  • The horse is to be taken to Harwich, and thence on board the steamer for Esbjerg.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • When you come to Esbjerg, take train to Horsens, where I will meet you.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • Mrs. Hardy would not hear of her son's accompanying her to Esbjerg.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • The route we shall take is by the cattle steamer from Esbjerg to Harwich, from which latter place I will telegraph.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • He had been bound to his parish for years, and not even his youngest son would enjoy the drive to Esbjerg more.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • The idea had occurred to him to drive the hundred and odd English miles from the parsonage to Esbjerg.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • We shall have a longer run than usual to-morrow, and reach Esbjerg midday the day after, and the steamer leaves at night.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • Thus the horses could rest at Bkke, and then go further to a station that would leave them but a little distance to reach Esbjerg.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary
  • My letter, beginning in Esbjerg, was broken short by the necessity of sleep.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow

    William Seymour Edwards
British Dictionary definitions for Esbjerg

Esbjerg

/Danish ˈɛsbjɛr/
noun
1.
a port in SW Denmark, in Jutland on the North Sea: Denmark's chief fishing port. Pop: 72 550 (2004 est)
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