- a city in W Germany, in the Ruhr region.
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Historical Examples of solingen
On the ricasso is the mark of the maker, Clement Horn, of Solingen.Spanish Arms and Armour
Albert F. Calvert
The blade is diamond sectioned; Horn of Solingen's mark is on the ricasse.The Business of Life
Robert W. Chambers
Solingen is still, and has been for centuries, renowned for its sword blades.
Without further adventure he reached Solingen, and having acquainted Ruthard with what had transpired, he handed him the letter.Hero Tales and Legends of the Rhine
We speak of pre-war days when we have seen at Solingen much that should shame Sheffield.Chats on Old Sheffield Plate
- a city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia: a major European centre of the cutlery industry. Pop: 164 543 (2003 est)