Frankfort on the Main
- a city in W central Germany, on the Main River.
Also called Frankfort.German Frank·furt am Main [frahngk-foo rt ahm mahyn] /ˈfrɑŋk fʊərt ɑm ˈmaɪn/, Frank·furt.
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At Frankfort-on-the-Main is published the first known weekly newspaper.
We had amongst us a sergeant called Luwie, from Frankfort-on-the-Main.A German deserter's war experience
Frankfort-on-the-Main has continued to be his place of residence.The Violoncello and Its History
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At Frankfort-on-the-Main he was rudely awakened from his pleasant dream.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)
On the 13th of February the order was given at Frankfort-on-the-Main to arrest her.The Future Belongs to the People