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Jungfrau

[yoo ng-frou]
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noun
  1. a mountain in S Switzerland, in the Bernese Alps. 13,668 feet (4166 meters).
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Examples from the Web for jungfrau

Historical Examples

  • We sat and chatted a while, and then Clara and I went out to look at the Jungfrau.

    Wilfrid Cumbermede

    George MacDonald

  • Interlaken,—the Jungfrau,—oh, she is having a glorious time.

    Margaret Montfort

    Laura E. Richards

  • For some reason, the Jungfrau seemed quite eager to pay her respects.

  • I say, did any of you see the first sunbeam tip the Jungfrau this morning?

    Julian Home

    Dean Frederic W. Farrar

  • It was only a slight delay, after all; the Jungfrau lost nothing by waiting.

    Tartarin On The Alps

    Alphonse Daudet


British Dictionary definitions for jungfrau

Jungfrau

noun
  1. a mountain in S Switzerland, in the Bernese Alps south of Interlaken. Height: 4158 m (13 642 ft)
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