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ˈbeɪ dɪ kərbaedek·er

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  1. Baedeker, Karl Baedekernoun

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

  2. baedekernoun

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


  1. Baedekernoun

    Proprietary name of a longtime series of travel guidebooks.

  2. Baedekernoun

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


  1. baedeker

    A Baedeker is a type of travel guidebook that was originally published by the German publisher Verlag Karl Baedeker. The term "Baedeker" is now widely used to refer to any guidebook, especially one that provides detailed information on cities, landmarks, and other tourist attractions.


  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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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of baedeker in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of baedeker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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