[ berkh-tuhs-gahd-n ]

  1. a town in the SE extremity of Bavaria, in SE Germany: site of the fortified mountain chalet of Adolf Hitler.

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  • She sent me a lovely little jewel box with a view of Berchtesgaden packed with my favourite sweets, filled with brandy.

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British Dictionary definitions for Berchtesgaden


/ (German ˈbɛrçtəsɡaːdən) /

  1. a town in Germany, in SE Bavaria: site of the fortified mountain retreat of Adolf Hitler. Pop: 7667 (2003 est)

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