Königsberg

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English

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Etymology

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Borrowed from German Königsberg, from König (king) + Berg (mountain), named in honour of Ottokar II, king of Bohemia.

Pronunciation

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  • (like German) enPR: kœ′nĭᴋʜs-bĕrk′, IPA(key): (rhotic) /ˈkøːnɪçsˌbɛɹk/, (nonrhotic) /ˈkøːnɪçsˌbɜːk/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɜː.nɪɡzˌbɜːɡ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkɜ.nɪɡzˌbɝɡ/, /ˈkeɪ.nɪɡzˌbɝɡ/, enPR: kā′nĭgz-bûrg′
  • Hyphenation: Kö‧nigs‧berg

Proper noun

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Königsberg

  1. (historical) The former capital of East Prussia, Germany, now Kaliningrad, Russia.
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Further reading

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German

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German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology

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From König (king) +‎ Berg (mountain), named in honour of Ottokar II, king of Bohemia.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkøːnɪçsˌbɛɐ̯k/
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  • Hyphenation: Kö‧nigs‧berg

Proper noun

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Königsberg n (proper noun, genitive Königsbergs or (optionally with an article) Königsberg)

  1. (historical) Königsberg (the former capital of East Prussia), now known as Kaliningrad

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Italian

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Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology

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Borrowed from German Königsberg, from König (king) + Berg (mountain), named in honour/honor of Ottokar II, king of Bohemia.

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Proper noun

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Königsberg f

  1. (historical) Königsberg (the former capital of East Prussia)

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Portuguese

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Proper noun

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Königsberg f

  1. Alternative spelling of Konigsberg

Spanish

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Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology

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Borrowed from German Königsberg, from König (king) + Berg (mountain), named in honour of Ottokar II, king of Bohemia.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkenisbeɾ/ [ˈke.niz.β̞eɾ]
  • Rhymes: -enisbeɾ
  • Syllabification: Kö‧nigs‧berg

Proper noun

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Königsberg m

  1. (historical) Königsberg (the former capital of East Prussia)

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Turkish

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Turkish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology

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Borrowed from German Königsberg, from König (king) + Berg (mountain), named in honour of Ottokar II, king of Bohemia.

Proper noun

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Königsberg

  1. (historical) Königsberg (the former capital of East Prussia)

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