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  1. a port in Denmark, in E Jutland at the head of Kolding Fjord (an inlet of the Little Belt). Pop: 54 941 (2004 est)
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Examples from the Web for kolding

Historical Examples

  • "As to Kolding itself, there are several stories," continued the Pastor.

    A Danish Parsonage

    John Fulford Vicary

  • But if I once contrive to land you safely at Kolding, you will not go to sea again, I hope?'

  • The rich man, however, had a horse, and he affirmed that the horse would gallop from his house to Kolding by a certain time.

    A Danish Parsonage

    John Fulford Vicary

  • In Kolding stands a famous castle, which was partially burnt down in 1808.


    M. Pearson Thomson

  • The name of Kolding occurs in the 10th century, but its earliest known town-rights date from 1321.