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  1. a city in S Thuringia, in central Germany.
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Examples from the Web for gotha

Historical Examples of gotha

  • Gottenburg is situated on the Gotha River, about five miles from its mouth.

    Foot-prints of Travel

    Maturin M. Ballou

  • The little duchy of Gotha, just south of Prussia, serves us.

  • From Gotha it would go hard if the girls did not get a safe journey to Eisenach.

    The Mercenary

    W. J. Eccott

  • Said to have been shown at the Exhibition of Gotha, Ger., in 1857.

  • He remained in Gotha till his death on the 30th of March 1847.

British Dictionary definitions for gotha


  1. a town in central Germany, in Thuringia on the N edge of the Thuringian forest: capital of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1826–1918); noted for the Almanach de Gotha (a record of the royal and noble houses of Europe, first published in 1764). Pop: 47 158 (2003 est)
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