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Godthaab

Godthb

noun
  1. the Danish and former official name for Nuuk
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Historical Examples

  • Come dreams, and let the sun beam over the snowless strand of Godthaab!

    Farthest North

    Fridtjof Nansen

  • Governor Kraul asked me to accompany him aboard the Godthaab.

    My Attainment of the Pole

    Frederick A. Cook

  • He founded the colony of Godthaab, and soon gained the affections of the people.

  • Much the most consistent results were those obtained at Godthaab by Paulsen .

  • For instance, I can assert of my own knowledge that at Kangek, near Godthaab, almost all the hunters possessed it.

    Eskimo Life

    Fridtjof Nansen