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Kristiania

noun
  1. a former name (1877–1924) of Oslo
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Examples from the Web for kristiania

Historical Examples

  • At this time, however, we are but birds of passage in Kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow

    William Seymour Edwards

  • Kristiania is also the literary and art center of the Norse people.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow

    William Seymour Edwards

  • Word of our coming had been telephoned from Tonsaasen, and also from Kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow

    William Seymour Edwards

  • Our entire trip has been arranged by telephone from Kristiania.

    Through Scandinavia to Moscow

    William Seymour Edwards

  • Kristiania, the capital of Norway, is the export market of the fish and lumber products.

    Commercial Geography

    Jacques W. Redway