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Schwaben

[shvah-buh n]
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noun
  1. German name of Swabia.
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Examples from the Web for schwaben

Historical Examples

  • That gentle slope to the Schwaben is covered with such things.

    The Old Front Line

    John Masefield

  • The Leipzig, itself, like the Schwaben, is a hawk's nest or eyrie.

    The Old Front Line

    John Masefield

  • The Schwaben was burned at her moorings during a severe storm.

    Zeppelin

    Harry Vissering

  • The hill on which the Schwaben is built is like a great thumb laid down beside the Ancre River.

    The Old Front Line

    John Masefield

  • She walked steadily along the whole front of the Schwaben and then jumped down into her trench.

    The Old Front Line

    John Masefield


British Dictionary definitions for schwaben

Schwaben

noun
  1. the German name for Swabia
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