Kiel

What is Kiel?

Kiel definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
the capital of Schleswig-Holstein in N Germany, at the Baltic end of the Kiel Canal.

Definition for kiel (2 of 2)Schleswig-Holstein
[ shles-wig-hohl-stahyn; German shleys-vik-hawl-shtahyn ]SHOW IPA
/ E?E?lE?sa??wEagE?hoE?la??staEan; German E?E?leEasa??vEakE?hE?la??E?taEan /PHONETIC RESPELLING

KLMNOnoun
two contiguous duchies of Denmark that were a center of international tension in the 19th century: Prussia annexed Schleswig 1864 and Holstein 1866.
a state of N Germany, including the former duchies of Holstein and Lauenburg and part of Schleswig. 6073 sq. mi. (15,728 sq. km). Capital: Kiel.

 

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