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Skagen

[skah-guh n]
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noun
  1. Skaw, The.
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Examples from the Web for skagen

Historical Examples

  • They left Liverpool and all went well until they came to Skagen Point.

    The Red Room

    August Strindberg

  • About three o'clock we were abreast of Skagen, and I put her on a south-westerly course.

  • The Skagen lighthouse and the spire of its church looked to them like a heron and a swan upon the blue water.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland

    Hans Christian Andersen

  • As pale as death, and quite insensible, she lay at full length at the bottom of the boat, which steered towards Skagen.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland

    Hans Christian Andersen

  • In two days we shall start for that blessed, peaceful, pleasant Skagen.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland

    Hans Christian Andersen


British Dictionary definitions for skagen

Skagen

noun
  1. Cape Skagen another name for the Skaw
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