Definitions for münichˈmyu nɪk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the capital of Bavaria, in SW Germany. 1,244,676.
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: German, München.
the capital and largest city of Bavaria in southwestern Germany
The capital of Bavaria, Germany.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
capital of Bavaria, on the Isar, 440 m. by rail SW. of Berlin; is a city of magnificent buildings and rare art treasures; palaces, public buildings, cathedral, churches, &c., are all on an elaborate scale, and adorned with works of art; there are galleries of sculpture, and ancient and modern painting, a university, colleges, and libraries; the industries include stained glass, lithographing, bell-founding, and scientific instrument-making; and there are enormous breweries. Münich has been the centre of artistic life and culture in the 19th century, and associated with it are Cornelius, Kaulbach, and many famous names.