[groh-ning-uh n; Dutch khroh-ning-uh n]
- a city in the NE Netherlands.
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Moreover, it had never been introduced into Luxemburg or Groningen.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume I.(of III) 1555-66
John Lothrop Motley
In 1600 most of the inhabitants of Groningen were Catholics (Davies, ii, 347).The Evolution of States
J. M. Robertson
Thence we went to Groningen, where many of the Covenant already were.The Men of the Moss-Hags
S. R. Crockett
Luxemburg too, at first successful, was repulsed before Groningen.
On the 27th he wrote from Groningen, where most of the naval brigade men were interned.The Postage Stamp in War
Fred. J. Melville
- a province in the NE Netherlands: mainly agricultural. Capital: Groningen. Pop: 573 000 (2003 est). Area: 2336 sq km (902 sq miles)
- a city in the NE Netherlands, capital of Groningen province. Pop: 177 000 (2003 est)
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