[German el-buh; English elb]
- a river in central Europe, flowing from the W Czech Republic NW through Germany to the North Sea. 725 miles (1165 km) long.
Czech La·be [lah-be] /ˈlɑ bɛ/.
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Dobbs was unavailable for comment, his spokesman said, but Labe confirmed the anecdote.Is Lou Dobbs Too Mean to Be President?
December 3, 2009
Labe fenced off half the cellar to make a stateroom for the pig.Thankful's Inheritance
Joseph C. Lincoln
And I shan't ask Labe neither—even if he was where I could ask him, which he ain't.
You see, Labe, your wife has got some of what MY wife calls advanced ideas.
"Sit still and make yourself comfortable, Labe," he went on.
"I'm afraid I can't stop to have supper with you, Labe," he said.
- the Czech name for the (River) Elbe
- a river in central Europe, rising in the N Czech Republic and flowing generally northwest through Germany to the North Sea at Hamburg. Length: 1165 km (724 miles)Czech name: Labe
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