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[dahrm-stat; German dahrm-shtaht]
  1. a city in SW central Germany, S of Frankfort: former capital of Hesse.
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Historical Examples

  • Unquestionably the painting now in the Schloss at Darmstadt is the earlier version.


    Beatrice Fortescue

  • Apart from this critical period, life at Darmstadt bored him considerably.

    Victorian Worthies

    George Henry Blore

  • On being told that it was Darmstadt, he cried, "I must meet her."

    Charles Frohman: Manager and Man

    Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman

  • In regard to the "Landgravine of Darmstadt," notice these points.

  • "See, there is Darmstadt," said my companion, leaning over the car.

British Dictionary definitions for darmstadt


  1. an industrial city in central Germany, in Hesse: former capital of the grand duchy of Hesse-Darmstadt (1567–1945). Pop: 139 698 (2003 est)
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