Definitions for hamelnˈhɑ məln; ˈhæm ə lɪn
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ha•melnˈhɑ məln; ˈhæm ə lɪn(n.)
a city in N central Germany, on the Weser River. 55,580.
Category: Geography (places)
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a quaint old Prussian town and fortress in the province of Hanover, situated at the junction of the Hamel with the Weser, 25 m. SW. of Hanover city; associated with the legend of the Pied Piper; a fine chain bridge spans the Weser; there are prosperous iron, paper, and leather works, breweries, &c.