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Franz Josef

[joh-zuh f, -suh f; German yoh-zef] /ˈdʒoʊ zəf, -səf; German ˈyoʊ zɛf/
noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Although they were in the latitude of Franz Josef Land, no welcome shores appeared.

    A Book of Discovery Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
  • Could we, after all, have arrived at the east side of Franz Josef Land?

    Farthest North Fridtjof Nansen
  • The best we can hope for will then be a winter somewhere or other on Franz Josef Land.

    Farthest North Fridtjof Nansen
  • But she knew also that he considered his oath as void, since Franz Josef had forced it on him.

    The Missourian Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  • He therefore determined to turn and make for Franz Josef Land some four hundred and fifty miles distant.

    A Book of Discovery Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
  • It is three times as far to Franz Josef Land as the distance we have now come.

    Farthest North Fridtjof Nansen
  • And there in the wings, grimly impassive, stood a private soldier of the old Franz Josef, blocking the door to her dressing room.

    The Street of Seven Stars Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Probably there never was so unfortunate a royal family as that of which Franz Josef is the head.

  • The only thing to do was to steer a course for the group of islands called Franz Josef Land.

    From Pole to Pole Sven Anders Hedin
  • Telegrams of congratulation were sent to old Franz Josef, and Vienna was full of rejoicing.

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