Roskilde

[ raw-ski-luh ]
/ ˈrɔ skɪ lə /

noun

a city on the island of Zealand, in E Denmark: a suburb of Copenhagen.

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Roskilde
/ (Danish ˈrɔskilə) /

noun

a city in Denmark, on NE Zealand west of Copenhagen: capital of Denmark from the 10th century to 1443; scene of the signing (1658) of the Peace of Roskilde between Denmark and Sweden. Pop: 44 205 (2004 est)
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