Lothringen

/ (ˈloːtrɪŋən) /

noun

the German name for Lorraine

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Example sentences from the Web for lothringen

  • The king and Louvois were disquieted by the movement of the enemy's troops, and wanted to get Turenne back into Lothringen.

  • Alsace henceforth must be written Elsass, and the devastated province called Lothringen was never again to be written Lorraine.

    The Maids of Paradise|Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers