Bremen

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From German Bremen

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Bremen

  1. A major city on the Weser river in northwest Germany.
  2. A federal state of contemporary Germany, composed of the above city plus the city of Bremerhaven, located circa 35 km to the north at the mouth of the Weser.

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The place name is from Old Saxon bremo (edge), referring to its location on a riverbank, sharing a common Germanic origin with Old Norse barmr (rim) (modern English brim).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʁeːmən/
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Bremen n (genitive Bremens)

  1. Bremen (city)
  2. Bremen (state)

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bremen.

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Bremen f

  1. Bremen (a city and state of Germany)

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