- a city in and the capital of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania in N Germany.
- a state in NE Germany. 8842 sq. mi. (22,900 sq. km). Capital: Schwerin.
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Schwerin made as if he did not understand, and this enabled me to take his measure.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
That is Schwerin's notion; who surely is something of a judge.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XII. (of XXI.)
Permit me, said he to the great Schwerin, to die on the bed of heroes, for I have no longer a father!The Robbers
He knew little, he said, for he only carried despatches from Schwerin.
He says he has urgent business at Schwerin, though what it can be I am sure I do not know!
- a city in N Germany, in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania on Lake Schwerin . Pop: 97 694 (2003 est)
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