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  1. German name of Liepāja.
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Examples from the Web for libau

Historical Examples

  • One-third of the number are inhabitants of Libau, the remainder are from the country.

    Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 445


  • May he live long to direct the savings-bank of his native town of Libau!

  • He resolved, therefore, to institute a savings-bank in Libau.

  • Jan. 26—Russians bring down German airship that bombarded Libau.

  • A third division had been formed at Libau to reinforce the fleet.

    Famous Sea Fights

    John Richard Hale

British Dictionary definitions for libau


  1. the German name for Liepāja
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