Definition of Lübeck in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈluːbɛk
, ˈlyːbɛk/
  • A port in northern Germany, on the Baltic coast in Schleswig-Holstein, north-east of Hamburg; population 211,200 (est. 2006). Between the 14th and 19th centuries it was an important city within the Hanseatic League.

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