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  1. Danish name of Schleswig.
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Examples from the Web for slesvig

Historical Examples of slesvig

  • The first of these schools was opened at Rødding, Slesvig in 1844.

    Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark

    Jens Christian Aaberg

  • And yet Denmark, in the province of Slesvig, has endured these things since 1864.

  • Slesvig was to be crushed until it became quiescently Prussian.

  • The Danes in Denmark will never cease to regard Slesvig as their own.

  • The Assembly of Holstein and Slesvig was divided in opinion.

British Dictionary definitions for slesvig


  1. the Danish name for Schleswig
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