a city in NW Albania, on Lake Scutari: a former capital of Albania.
- Italian Scutari.
- Also Shko·dra [shkoh-druh; Albanian shkaw-drah]. /ˈʃkoʊ drə; Albanian ˈʃkɔ drɑ/.
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How to use Shkodër in a sentence
In 1945, there was a joyous celebration in the city of Shkoder when my partisan brothers were reunited with Yusa.
It is dredged between Shkoder and the Adriatic and is navigable for small ships.
The combination of these two routes will constitute a coastal line from Shkoder to Vlore.
The cloister of the Franciscan order in Shkoder was set afire in the spring of 1967, resulting in the death of four monks.
Radio Kukes and Radio Shkoder each have one mediumwave and one shortwave transmitter.
In 1949 a professional theater was created in Shkoder, and in 1950 another theater was founded in Korce.
British Dictionary definitions for Shkodër
a market town in NW Albania, on Lake Shkodër : an Illyrian capital in the first millennium bc. Pop: about 90 000 (2003 est): Italian name: Scutari
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