Frankfort on the Main
Definition for frankfurt (2 of 3)
Frankfort on the Oder
Definition for frankfurt (3 of 3)
Origin of frankfurter
Examples from the Web for frankfurt
Word then came from Germany that the three had been detained by police after spending an entire day at Frankfurt Airport.
The corpse of a British man who died in Macedonia is being flown to Frankfurt for Ebola testing.
He was arrested as he came off Delta Flight 107 from Frankfurt to New York.The Mystery of Donald Ray Morgan, the 44-Year-Old American Who Loved ISIS|Michael Daly|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1983, my parents and I spent an extremely cordial afternoon with Friedel, Oscar, and their family in Frankfurt.
Friedel, Oscar, and their children left Israel, moving to Frankfurt.
They were having tea when they passed Frankfurt, and dinner when they passed Heidelberg.The Pastor's Wife|Elizabeth von Arnim
Frankfurt received and provided for families who fled from the Marian persecutions in England.A History of the Reformation (Vol. 2 of 2)|Thomas M. Lindsay
Furstenwalde is on the Spree, straight between Frankfurt and Berlin; 25 miles from the former, 35 from the latter.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
He could not help thinking of the policeman who was coming from Frankfurt to fetch him to prison.Heidi|Johanna Spyri
In a prisoner camp at Frankfurt a-Oder is a large building erected as a place of entertainment and general meeting hall.The Better Germany in War Time|Harold Picton
British Dictionary definitions for frankfurt (1 of 4)
Frankfurt am Main
British Dictionary definitions for frankfurt (2 of 4)
Frankfurt an der Oder
British Dictionary definitions for frankfurt (3 of 4)
Word Origin for frankfurter
British Dictionary definitions for frankfurt (4 of 4)
Word Origin and History for frankfurt
"hot dog," 1894, American English, from German Frankfurter "of Frankfurt," because a smoked-beef-and-pork sausage somewhat like a U.S. hot dog was originally made in Germany, where it was associated with the city of Frankfurt am Main (literally "ford of the Franks on the River Main"). Attested from 1877 as Frankfort sausage.
Culture definitions for frankfurt
City in west central Germany on the Main River; an industrial, commercial, and financial center.