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[kahrls-roo-uh; English kahrlz-roo-uh]
  1. a city in SW Germany: capital of the former state of Baden.
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Examples from the Web for karlsruhe

Historical Examples

  • I might have landed at Karlsruhe or Cologne, had it not been for Miller.

    High Adventure

    James Norman Hall

  • In Karlsruhe, according to von Hofstetten, Lassalle wept like a child.

    Immortal Memories

    Clement Shorter

  • He came to Frankfurt to find his relations had gone to Karlsruhe, and followed them.

    Tam O' The Scoots

    Edgar Wallace

  • In 1895 he became a professor at the art school at Karlsruhe.

  • Revived, 1890, in Karlsruhe, under the direction of Felix Mottl.

British Dictionary definitions for karlsruhe


  1. a city in SW Germany, in Baden-Württemberg: capital of the former Baden state. Pop: 282 595 (2003 est)
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