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  1. a city in N Germany, in Lower Saxony: capital of the duchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg from 1235 to 1369; prominent Hanse town; saline springs. Pop: 70 614 (2003 est)
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Historical Examples of lüneburg

  • We ought to have avoided this border altogether, and trekked straight down to Luneburg.

    The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley

    Bertram Mitford

  • Upon her head a small crown, reported to be made of some of the gold of the celebrated Luneburg table.

  • Luneburg took its name from the Slavonic Linones, whose language was spoken in a few villages as late as the last century.

    The Ethnology of Europe

    Robert Gordon Latham

  • The next place was Luneburg and there the young musician had such success that a second concert was at once announced.