- a city in North Rhine–Westphalia, in NW Germany.
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It has been mentioned, that Sallust was read in the school at Paderborn.The Life of Hugo Grotius
Passing through Paderborn, they arrived at Herdecke on the 13th.
He built himself a palace at Paderborn, and summoned the Saxon chiefs to come and do homage.Stories of the Olden Time
It is easy to imagine the possibility of its being planned out at Paderborn over the wine cups and venison stews.The Rise of the Mediaeval Church
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In the year 1002, the bishops of Paderborn and Moncerco were put into possession of their sees by receiving a glove.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)
- a market town in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia: scene of the meeting between Charlemagne and Pope Leo III (799 ad) that led to the foundation of the Holy Roman Empire. Pop: 141 800 (2003 est)