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Christiania

[ kris-chee-an-ee-uh, -ah-nee-uh, kris-tee- ]
/ ˌkrɪs tʃiˈæn i ə, -ˈɑ ni ə, ˌkrɪs ti- /
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noun
former name of Oslo.
Skiing. Christie.
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Origin of Christiania

First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for Christiania

Christiania
/ (ˌkrɪstɪˈɑːnɪə) /

noun
a former name (1624–1877) of Oslo
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