Definitions for uppsalaˈʌp sɑ lə, -sə-, ˈʊp-

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  1. Uppsala, Upsala(noun)

    a city in east central Sweden to the northwest of Stockholm

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  1. Uppsala(ProperNoun)

    A city in eastern central Sweden. The fourth-largest city in Sweden.

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  1. Uppsala

    Uppsala is the capital of Uppsala County and the fourth largest city of Sweden. It had 140,454 inhabitants in 2010. Located 71 km north of the capital Stockholm, it is also the seat of the Uppsala Municipality. Since 1164, Uppsala has been the ecclesiastical centre of Sweden, being the seat of the Archbishop of the Church of Sweden. Founded in 1477, Uppsala University is the oldest centre of higher education in Scandinavia.


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