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Vienna

Syllabification: Vi·en·na
Pronunciation: /vēˈenə
 
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Definition of Vienna in English:

The capital of Austria, in the northeastern part of the country on the Danube River; population 1,661,206 (2006). From 1278 to 1918 it was the seat of the Habsburgs and has long been a center of the arts, especially music. Mozart, Beethoven, and the Strauss family were among the composers who lived and worked there. German name Wien.

Derivatives

Viennese

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Pronunciation: /ˌvēəˈnēz, -ˈnēs/
adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • That year he had considered leaving Vienna for a secure post in Germany, but three Viennese noblemen had united to provide him with a steady income and he stayed.
  • In this context there's not a lot about the re-use of old buildings, beyond a handful of museums and some striking Viennese gasometers turned into chic if noisy flats.
  • Liszt turned to me. ‘You are Viennese, will you give us that pleasure?’

Words that rhyme with Vienna

antenna, Avicenna, duenna, henna, Jenna, Jenner, Morwenna, Ravenna, senna, Siena, sienna, tenner, tenor

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