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Meaning of "Giessen" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GIESSEN

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIESSEN

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIESSEN

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Giessen is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIESSEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Giessen

Giessen

Giessen, spelled Gießen in German, is a town in the German federal state of Hesse, capital of both the district of Giessen and the administrative region of Giessen. The population is approximately 76,000, with roughly 24,000 university students. The name comes from Giezzen, as it was first referred to in 1197, which refers to the position of the town between several rivers, lakes and streams. The largest river in Giessen is the Lahn, which divides the town in two parts, roughly 50 kilometres north of Frankfurt am Main. In 1969, the town hosted the ninth Hessentag state festival.

Definition of Giessen in the English dictionary

The definition of Giessen in the dictionary is a city in central Germany, in Hesse: university. Pop: 74 001.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIESSEN

Gide
Gideon
Gideon Bible
Gideons International
gidgee
gidjee
gie
Gielgud
GIF

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIESSEN

Anderssen
Assen
brussen
delicatessen
Essen
glassen
Hessen
Knussen
lessen
Meissen
Ostpreussen
Preussen
Rasmussen
Westpreussen

Synonyms and antonyms of Giessen in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Giessen» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIESSEN

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Translator English - Chinese

吉森
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Giessen
570 millions of speakers

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Giessen
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गिएस्सेन
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

غيسن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Гиссен
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Giessen
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গিসেন
260 millions of speakers

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Giessen
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Giessen
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gießen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ギーセン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기센
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Giessen
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Giessen
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Giessen
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जिस्सेन
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Giessen
70 millions of speakers

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Giessen
65 millions of speakers

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Giessen
50 millions of speakers

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Гіссен
40 millions of speakers

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Giessen
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Giessen
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Giessen
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Giessen
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Giessen
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Trends of use of Giessen

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIESSEN»

The term «Giessen» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.362 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIESSEN» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIESSEN»

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Outlines of the course of qualitative analysis followed in ...
The course of instruction in Chemical Analysis pursued at Giessen has been adopted in Great Britain and throughout Europe. The last edition of the " Qualitative Analysis," by Fresenius, a former assistant of Baron Liebig, was simultaneously ...
Heinrich Will, 1847
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A Visit to Giessen
Of the interior of Liebig's laboratory, which served as the model for the laboratories which were afterwards established in all countries, there exists a beautiful drawing t by Trautschold, an artist who had come to Giessen from Diisseldorf.
Alfred Senier, 1898
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A Van Tuyl Chronicle: 650 Years in the History of a ...
1.1.3.3.1], born Ottoland 15-04-1831, died Zevenhuizen 11-01- 1892, married (a) Giessen-Nieuwerkerk 26-1 1-1852 Nijs Aanen, (born Giessen- Nieuwerkerk 07- 10-1829, son of Jan Aanen and Grietje van Houwelingen, died Giessen- ...
R. L. Van Tuyl, R. L. Van Tuyl and J. N. A. Groenendijk, 1996
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Samaritans: Past and Present : Current Studies
Der Papyrus Giessen 19 und das Samareitikon In der Biblia Hebraica Quinta hat die Herausgeberin des Buches Deutero- nomium, Carmel McCarthy, als LXX- Zeugen eine griechische Hand- schrift als Textzeugen fur die Lesart „Berg Garizim" ...
Menahem Mor, Friedrich Vinzenz Reiterer, 2010
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Proceedings
Inaugural — Dissertation zur Erlangung der veteriniir — medicinischen Doctorwiirdo der Hohen medicinischen FakultSt der Grosshei,zog- lich Hossischen Lndewigs — Universitat zu Giessen : A*onsohn, Arthos. Beitrag zur Kenntuiss der ...
Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1897
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Potentials for forestry and political drivers in integrated ...
Lukas Giessen. Die Beteiligung der Akteure auf regionaler Ebene findet in der ILE meist über ehrenamtliches Engagement statt (Giessen und Böcher 2008). Vor dem Hintergrund der o.g. Beteiligungsdynamik und besonders der Beteiligung ...
Lukas Giessen, 2010
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Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal
Dissertation zur Erlangung der Doctorwiirde bei der Philosophischen Facultat der Universitat Giessen : — Schmitt, Franz. Die Verschiedenheit der Ideenlehre in Platos Republik und Philebus. 8vo. Giessen, 1891. Habilitationsschrift der ...
Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1894
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Index-catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon-General's ...
Giessen. Grossherzoglich Ilessische Ludwigs-Univer- sitàt zu Giessen. Personalbestand, Winterhalb- jahre 1895-6 bis 1909-10; 1912-14. 8°. Giessen, 1895- 1913. . Personalbestand, Sommerhalbjahre 1896- 1909; 1913. 8°. Giessen ...
National Library of Medicine (U.S.), United States. Public Health Service, Library of the Surgeon-General's Office (U.S.), 1914
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Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal ...
Dissertation zur Erlangung der Doctorwiirde bei der Philosophischen Facultiit der Universitat Giessen : — Schmitt, Franz. Die Verschiedenheit der Ideenlehre in Platos Republik und Philebus. 8vo. Giessen, 1891. Habilitationsschrift der ...
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Contrasts in Scientific Style: Research Groups in the ...
Giessen mat. 1839 chem.; Dr.phil. 1840 (worked on elaidic acid). Became pharmacist. Meyer, Johann Ludwig [1819-1894] (SWITZ). Giessen mat. 1843 pharm. (no publication). Became pharmacist. MILLER, WILLIAM ALLEN [1817- 1870] (UK).
Joseph Stewart Fruton, 1990

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIESSEN»

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Strasbourg, Campbell agree on fourth season together
He has also played for Giessen, Bremerhaven and Tuebingen in Germany, as well as Toyota Alvark, with whom he won the Japanese League ... «Euroleague, Jul 15»
2
Puerperal Problems in Mare Reviewed
ECAR, ECBHM, Head of Veterinary Clinics of the Justus-Liebig University, in Giessen, Germany. But which problems are most common? «TheHorse.com, Jul 15»
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The Science Behind #TheShoe
"I don't think this has anything to do with the dress," Karl Gegenfurtner, a psychologist at Germany's Giessen University, wrote in an email to ... «Inside Science News Service, Jul 15»
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Linguistic Fieldwork Excursion from Geissen, Germany to the …
A seven member team from the Institute for Anglistik, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany will be in Sri Lanka from 25 July – 11 August, ... «The Official Government News Portal of Sri Lanka, Jul 15»
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Archbishop of Canterbury wishes newly born princess Charlotte …
She was a sister of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and a daughter of Grand Duke of Giessen Darmstadt. She was brought up in Christian ... «Interfax-Religion, Jul 15»
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Auflösung des Osterrätsels 2015: Wer richtig geraten hat
Wilsmann, Hanke, Giessen. Winzek-Bogdanski, Barbara, Paderborn. Woicke, Grietje, Nennhausen. Wolf, Heike, Weil der Stadt. Wolf, Stephan ... «Tagesspiegel, Jul 15»
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Busy times for Damen
Two Volvo D9 diesels producing 442bkW (600bhp) drive Kaplan fixed-pitch propellers in Van de Giessen Optima nozzles delivering ... «Maritime Journal, Jul 15»
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Garden: Horticultural Society hosts annual garden tour
... in Blaine at Van Wingerden Garden Center; near Everson at Cloud Mountain Farm Center; and in Lynden at Vander Giessen Nursery. «The Bellingham Herald, Jul 15»
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Kevin Nash says 'Magic Mike XXL' cast reminds him of his Army squad
After going through basic at Fort McClellan, Nash wound up assigned to the 202nd Military Police Company in Giessen, Germany and served ... «We Are The Mighty, Jun 15»
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New Managing Director and CEO for Systemair
Eng. Energy and Heating Technology Engineering from the University of Applied Sciences, Giessen-Friedberg, Germany, and has previously ... «GlobeNewswire, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Giessen [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/giessen>. Feb 2021 ».
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