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Reval

[rey-vahl] /ˈreɪ vɑl/
noun
1.
former German name of Tallinn.
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  • Within a few months Duenamuende, Pernau and Reval also surrendered.

    Sweden Victor Nilsson
  • Reval, also besieged, turned to the King of Denmark for aid against its foes.

    The Hansa Towns

    Helen Zimmern
  • As is his custom, he sends Emma an account of his Reval experiences.

    Drake, Nelson and Napoleon

    Walter Runciman
  • "My ship is ice-bound at Reval," said D'Arragon, in a matter-of-fact way.

    Barlasch of the Guard H. S. Merriman
  • Gustavus was not allowed to see his mother until the year of 1596, when the two had a touching meeting at Reval.

    Sweden Victor Nilsson
  • Of those actually in the Baltic and fit to go to sea, twelve were at Reval shut in by the ice, and the others were at Kronstadt.

  • Madame Mara passed her declining years teaching singing near her native place, and died at Reval, in 1833.

    For Every Music Lover Aubertine Woodward Moore
  • In the month of June the Empress set out for Reval, and we accompanied her.

    Memoirs of the Empress Catherine II. Catherine II, Empress of Russia
  • He dined there and supped with her half-way between Roguervick and Reval.

    Memoirs of the Empress Catherine II. Catherine II, Empress of Russia
  • A few days afterwards, we received orders to prepare to accompany the Empress to Reval.

    Memoirs of the Empress Catherine II. Catherine II, Empress of Russia
British Dictionary definitions for Reval

Reval

/ˈreːval/
noun
1.
the German name for Tallinn
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