Definitions for jenaˈyeɪ nɑ
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Jena, Battle of Jena(noun)
the battle in 1806 in which Napoleon decisively defeated the Prussians
Jena (independent city in Thuringia, Germany)
A female given name, a rare variant of Gina.
Jena is a university city in central Germany on the River Saale. It has a population of roughly 105,000 and is the second largest city in the federal state of Thuringia, after Erfurt.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
in Saxe-Weimar, on the Saale, 14 m. SE. of Weimar, an old town with memories of Luther, Goethe, and Schiller; has a university founded to be a centre of Reformation influence, and since associated with Fichte, Schelling, Hegel, and the Schlegels, who were teachers there; on the same day in October 14, 1806, two victories were won near the town by French troops over the Prussians, the collective name for both being "the battle of Jena."
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