Marburg

[ mahr-boork; English mahr-burg ]
/ ˈmɑr bʊərk; English ˈmɑr bɜrg /

noun

a city in central Germany.
German name of Maribor.

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Marburg
/ (ˈmɑːˌbɜːɡ, German ˈmaːrbʊrk) /

noun

a city in W central Germany, in Hesse: famous for the religious debate between Luther and Zwingli in 1529; Europe's first Protestant university (1527). Pop: 78 511 (2003 est)
the German name for Maribor
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