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Brăila

[bruh-ee-lah]
noun
  1. a port in E Romania, on the Danube River. 203,983.
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Examples from the Web for braila

Historical Examples

  • During the time at Braila Dr. Inglis wrote to her relations.

    Elsie Inglis

    Eva Shaw McLaren

  • We arrived at Braila to find 11,000 wounded and seven doctors, only one of them a surgeon.

    Elsie Inglis

    Eva Shaw McLaren

  • By the peace of Bucharest the Turks retained the right of garrisoning Braila.

  • Two Roumanian cities, Braila and Galatz, have suggested an improvement by using concrete instead of steel.

    Cyrus Hall McCormick

    Herbert Newton Casson

  • Then he marched on, took possession of Tirgovistea, and sent a large force to occupy Braila.


British Dictionary definitions for braila

Brăila

noun
  1. a port in E Romania: belonged to Turkey (1544–1828). Pop: 192 000 (2005 est)
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