- a seaport in SW Norway.
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She grew up in Stavanger, Norway's third-largest city, and met her husband when he was stationed there for military training.Dinner Under the Midnight Sun
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"Krajero, Boston for Stavanger, with wheat," answered the officer on the bridge.Commander Lawless V.C.
Stavanger , a flourishing port of Norway, on a fiord on the SW.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia
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He went south to Stavanger, and prepared a feast there for his marriage with Cecilia.Heimskringla
He led his men to victory after victory, and at length fought his last great battle at Hafrsfjord (to the south of Stavanger).Peeps at Many Lands: Norway
Hedemarken Amt (county) has the largest forest area, while Stavanger Amt has the smallest.The Norwegian Fjords
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- a port in SW Norway: canning and shipbuilding industries. Pop: 112 405 (2004 est)
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