Definitions for baedekerˈbeɪ dɪ kər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Baedeker, Karl Baedeker(noun)

    German publisher of a series of travel guidebooks (1801-1859)

  2. baedeker(noun)

    any of a series of travel guidebooks published by the German firm founded by Karl Baedeker


  1. Baedeker(ProperNoun)

    Proprietary name of a longtime series of travel guidebooks.

  2. Baedeker(ProperNoun)

    Any travel guide, advice for travelers, or guide pertaining to other subjects.


  1. Baedeker

    Verlag Karl Baedeker, founded by Karl Baedeker on July 1, 1827, is a German publisher and pioneer in the business of worldwide travel guides. The guides, often referred to simply as "Baedekers", contain, among other things, maps and introductions; information about routes and travel facilities; and descriptions of noteworthy buildings, sights, attractions and museums, written by specialists.

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