[ kris-chee-an-ee-uh, -ah-nee-uh, kris-tee- ]
/ ˌkrɪs tʃiˈæn i ə, -ˈɑ ni ə, ˌkrɪs ti- /
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Origin of Christiania
First recorded in 1900–05
Words nearby Christiania
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How to use Christiania in a sentence
Icla's father, who had suddenly been called to Tunis, returned with a collection of Arabian arms for his museum at Christiania.
At the appointed time she left with her father for Christiania, and Spero followed them a few days later.
My travelling companions, including my mother and a Norwegian woman going to Christiania, were more fortunate in this respect.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
He also became rector and president of the senate of the royal university of Christiania.
However, we came along at a great pace, and arrived at Christiania about nine at night, after a first-rate passage.Three in Norway|James Arthur Lees
British Dictionary definitions for Christiania
/ (ˌkrɪstɪˈɑːnɪə) /
a former name (1624–1877) of Oslo
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