[ er-foort ]
/ ˈɛr fʊərt /
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a city in and the capital of Thuringia, in central Germany.
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How to use Erfurt in a sentence
I shall never forget a picture of the morning I breakfasted at six o'clock in Erfurt.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
Another dangerous element in the affairs of Erfurt was that contained in the additional provocation given to Prussia and Austria.
But there was another incident at Erfurt more pregnant of ultimate changes than any of these.
At Erfurt the same vacillation overmastered Napoleon (p. 181) as that with which he had been tormented since Tilsit.
In 1501 he was sent to the university of Erfurt, where he went through the usual courses of logic and philosophy.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
British Dictionary definitions for Erfurt
/ (German ˈɛrfʊrt) /
an industrial city in central Germany, the capital of Thuringia: university (1392). Pop: 201 645 (2003 est)
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