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Odense

[oh-thuh n-suh]
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noun
  1. a seaport on Fyn island, in S Denmark.
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Historical Examples

  • Other monuments to his memory have been raised at Slangerup, Odense and other places.

    Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark

    Jens Christian Aaberg

  • However, all was wonderful to me, who had never been in any other town but Odense.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland

    Hans Christian Andersen

  • Her parents in Odense were disturbed and urged on the marriage.

  • No, but you should see a thing I made just before we left Odense.

    Egholm and his God

    Johannes Buchholtz

  • In Odense we always use bones for the fire when we can get them.

    Egholm and his God

    Johannes Buchholtz


British Dictionary definitions for odense

Odense

noun
  1. a port in S Denmark, on Funen Island: cathedral founded by King Canute in the 11th century. Pop: 145 554 (2004 est)
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