[ œ-ruh-broo ]
/ ˌœ rəˈbru /
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a city in S Sweden.
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Words nearby Örebro
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Example sentences from the Web for Örebro
In the evening I arrived at the town of Abo, which is as large as Orebro, and well built.Lachesis Lapponica|Carl von Linn
Siege was accordingly laid to Stegborg, Nykoping, and Orebro.
British Dictionary definitions for Örebro
/ (Swedish œːrəˈbruː) /
a town in S Sweden: one of Sweden's oldest towns; scene of the election of Jean Bernadotte as heir to the throne in 1810. Pop: 126 940 (2004 est)
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