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Shkodër

[shkoh-der; Albanian shkaw-duh r] /ˈʃkoʊ dər; Albanian ˈʃkɔ dər/
noun
1.
a city in NW Albania, on Lake Scutari: a former capital of Albania.
Also, Shkodra
[shkoh-druh; Albanian shkaw-drah] /ˈʃkoʊ drə; Albanian ˈʃkɔ drɑ/ (Show IPA)
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Italian Scutari.
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  • The combination of these two routes will constitute a coastal line from shkoder to Vlore.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
  • The cloister of the Franciscan order in shkoder was set afire in the spring of 1967, resulting in the death of four monks.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
  • In 1949 a professional theater was created in shkoder, and in 1950 another theater was founded in Korce.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
  • It is dredged between shkoder and the Adriatic and is navigable for small ships.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
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Shkodër

/Albanian ˈʃkodər/
noun
1.
a market town in NW Albania, on Lake Shkodër: an Illyrian capital in the first millennium bc. Pop: about 90 000 (2003 est) Italian name Scutari
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