- a city in Hesse, central Germany.
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Examples from the Web for hanau
Hanau furnished 1200 of these slave-soldiers, Waldeck several hundred.Blood and Iron
John Hubert Greusel
It was divided into an upper (Hanau) and a lower (Hurin) town.A Manual of the Historical Development of Art
G. G. (Gustavus George) Zerffi
Among these may be named Hanau (founded about 1670), Frankfort and Cassel.
The Count of Hanau seems to be much older than he is in reality.The Memoirs of Charles-Lewis, Baron de Pollnitz, Volume I
Karl Ludwig von Pllnitz
Prince Maximilian of Hanau and his august sister were expected that evening.Tales from Blackwood
- a city in central Germany, in Hesse east of Frankfurt am Main: a centre of the jewellery industry. Pop: 88 897 (2003 est)
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