Schwaben

[ shvah-buhn ]

noun
  1. German name of Swabia.

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How to use Schwaben in a sentence

  • The hill on which the Schwaben is built is like a great thumb laid down beside the Ancre River.

    The Old Front Line | John Masefield
  • She walked steadily along the whole front of the Schwaben and then jumped down into her trench.

    The Old Front Line | John Masefield
  • From the top of the Schwaben it looks as though the side of the hill were fenced into a neat green track or racecourse.

    The Old Front Line | John Masefield
  • Its upper 59reach, which makes the eastern boundary of the Schwaben, is as ghastly a scene of smash as the world can show.

    The Old Front Line | John Masefield
  • The enemy line crosses it higher up in a continuation of the front line of the Schwaben.

    The Old Front Line | John Masefield

British Dictionary definitions for Schwaben

Schwaben

/ (ˈʃvaːbən) /


noun
  1. the German name for Swabia

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