[mahr-boo rk; English mahr-burg]
- a city in central Germany.
- German name of Maribor.
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It is believed that Mattium is the same as Marburg; it is not quite certain.The Roman History of Ammianus Marcellinus
In 1882 he became professor of geology in the university at Marburg.
He died of the plague on the 18th of April 1530, and was buried at Marburg.
She received the city of Marburg as her dower, but she did not live long.A History of Art for Beginners and Students
Clara Erskine Clement
His adventures during his captivity were published at Marburg in 1557.The Conquest of the River Plate (1535-1555)
- 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