Oldenburg

[ ohl-duhn-burg; for 2, 3 also German ohl-duhn-boork ]
/ ˈoʊl dənˌbɜrg; for 2, 3 also German ˈoʊl dənˌbʊərk /

noun

Claes (Thu·re) [klous -toor-uh], /klaʊs ˈtʊər ə/, born 1929, U.S. sculptor, born in Sweden.
a former state in NW Germany, now part of Lower Saxony.
a city in Lower Saxony in NW Germany: former capital of Oldenburg.

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British Dictionary definitions for Oldenburg (1 of 2)

Oldenburg1
/ (ˈəʊldənˌbɜːɡ, German ˈɔldənbʊrk) /

noun

a city in NW Germany, in Lower Saxony: former capital of Oldenburg state. Pop: 158 340 (2003 est)
a former state of NW Germany: became part of Lower Saxony in 1946

British Dictionary definitions for Oldenburg (2 of 2)

Oldenburg2
/ (ˈəʊldənˌbɜːɡ) /

noun

Claes (klɔːs). born 1929, US pop sculptor and artist, born in Sweden
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