Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

Magdeburg

[mag-duh-burg; German mahg-duh-boo rk] /ˈmæg dəˌbɜrg; German ˈmɑg dəˌbʊərk/
noun
1.
the capital of Saxony-Anhalt, in central Germany.

Saxony-Anhalt

[sak-suh-nee-ahn-hahlt] /ˈsæk sə niˈɑn hɑlt/
noun
1.
a state in central Germany. 9515 sq. mi. (24,644 sq. km).
Capital: Magdeburg.
German Sachsen-Anhalt.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Magdeburg
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Magdeburg

Magdeburg

/ˈmæɡdəˌbɜːɡ; German ˈmakdəbʊrk/
noun
1.
an industrial city and port in central Germany, on the River Elbe, capital of Saxony-Anhalt: a leading member of the Hanseatic League, whose local laws, the Magdeburg Laws were adopted by many European cities. Pop: 227 535 (2003 est)

Saxony-Anhalt

/ˈsæksənɪ ˈɑːnhɑːlt/
noun
1.
a state of E Germany: created in 1947 from the state of Anhalt and those parts of Prussia formerly ruled by the duchy of Saxony: part of East Germany until 1990. Pop: 2 523 000 (2003 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for magdeburg

Word Value for Magdeburg

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends