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Wittenberg Syllabification: Wit·ten·berg
Pronunciation: /ˈwitnˌbərɡ/ /ˈvitnˌberk/

Definition of Wittenberg in English:

A town in eastern Germany, on the Elbe River northeast of Leipzig; population 46,100 (est. 2006). It was the scene in 1517 of Martin Luther’s campaign against the Roman Catholic Church that was a major factor in the rise of the Reformation.
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