- a town in and the capital of Appenzell Ausser Rhoden, in NE Switzerland.
French Herisau [ey-ree-zoh] /eɪ riˈzoʊ/.
Appenzell Ausser Rhoden
[German ah-puh n-tsel ou-suh r rohd-n]
- a demicanton in NE Switzerland: Protestant. 94 sq. mi. (245 sq. km). Capital: Herisau.
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The rich manufacturers of Trogen and Herisau and Teufen had belts and silver-mounted dress-swords.
- a town in NE Switzerland, capital of Appenzell Outer Rhodes demicanton. Pop: 15 882 (2000)