Almere

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Almere

  1. A city and municipality of Flevoland, Netherlands.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First attested as de toekomstige stad Almere in 1973. Named after the ancient hydronym Almere (first attested in 755-768), likely a compound of aal (eel) and Old Dutch mere (lake, pool). The current city is located roughly where the former lake was located.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑlˈmeː.rə/
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  • Hyphenation: Al‧me‧re

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Almere n

  1. Almere (a city and municipality of Flevoland, Netherlands).
  2. (historical) A lake, in Roman times and the Middle Ages more or less located at the location of the current IJsselmeer.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Almere.

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Almere f

  1. Almere (a city and municipality of the Netherlands)