Reference Entry

Dortmund (North Rhine–Westphalia/Germany)

John Everett-Heath

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

Third edition


Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191751394

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The German name suggests ‘Mouth of the (River) Dort’; however, there is no such river and Dortmund does not lie

Reference Entry.  47 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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