Adrianople

[ey-dree-uh-noh-puh l]
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Historical Examples of adrianople

  • There was a very serious mistake in the policy of "masking" Adrianople.

    Bulgaria

    Frank Fox

  • We do not leave its valley until we are beyond the Turkish frontier and Adrianople.

    From Pole to Pole

    Sven Anders Hedin

  • His master, an Armenian, snipped off part of his tongue at Adrianople.

    The Romany Rye

    George Borrow

  • They soon made themselves masters of Philippopolis and Adrianople.

    Famous Sea Fights

    John Richard Hale

  • This signal victory of the Goths was followed by a siege of Adrianople.


British Dictionary definitions for adrianople

Adrianople

Adrianopolis (ˌeɪdrɪəˈnɒpəlɪs)

noun
  1. former names of Edirne
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