- a city in E central Germany.
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In 1682 he went to the Gymnasium at Gera, and three years later to the university of Wittenberg.
The other victim whose doom was bequeathed to the new king was Shimei, the son of Gera.The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Kings
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German authorities attribute the invention to an organ builder, Friederici of Gera, and give the date about 1758 or 1760.
Napoleon executed another very remarkable change of strategic front in his march from Gera upon Jena and Naumburg in 1806.
If they stood fast behind the Elbe, he must still attack them by way of Gera and Hof.
- an industrial city in E central Germany, in Thuringia. Pop: 106 365 (2003 est)
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