[mey-muh l, mem-uh l]
- German name of Klaipeda.
- the lower course of the Niemen River.
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It is then cut into by the estuaries of the Vistula, the Pregel and the Memel.
The Russians have besieged Memel; Lehwald has them on his front and in his rear.Some Noble Sisters
I had to pay a fortune for the travelling carriages which brought us to Memel.
It is a comfortable house, but the cold here in Memel is awful.
"Auf wiedersehen, my Bettina," he said, and departed from Memel.
- the German name for Klaipeda
- the lower course of the Neman River
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