Share this entry

Elsinore Line breaks: El¦si|nore
Pronunciation: /ˈɛlsɪnɔː/

Definition of Elsinore in English:

A port on the NE coast of the island of Zealand, Denmark; population 61,053 (2009). It is the site of the 16th-century Kronborg Castle, which is the setting for Shakespeare’s Hamlet. Danish name Helsingør.

Words that rhyme with Elsinore

mackinaw

Definition of Elsinore in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources