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Gera

[gey-rah]
noun
  1. a city in E central Germany.
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Examples from the Web for gera

Historical Examples of gera

  • In 1682 he went to the Gymnasium at Gera, and three years later to the university of Wittenberg.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 6

    Various

  • The other victim whose doom was bequeathed to the new king was Shimei, the son of Gera.

  • 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.

    The Art of War

    Baron Henri de Jomini

  • If they stood fast behind the Elbe, he must still attack them by way of Gera and Hof.

    The Art of War

    Baron Henri de Jomini


British Dictionary definitions for gera

Gera

noun
  1. an industrial city in E central Germany, in Thuringia. Pop: 106 365 (2003 est)
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