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ˈglɑr əs, -ʊsglarus

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  1. Glarus(ProperNoun)

    A canton of Switzerland.

  2. Glarus(ProperNoun)

    A town in Switzerland, the capital of the canton of Glarus.


  1. Glarus

    Glarus is the capital of the canton of Glarus in Switzerland. Glarus municipality since 1 January 2011 incorporates the former municipalities of Ennenda, Netstal and Riedern. Glarus lies on the Linth River at the foot of the Glärnisch foothills in the Glarus Alps. Very few buildings built before the fire of 1861 remain. Wood, textile, and plastics, as well as printing, are the dominant industries. The symbol of the city is the neo-romanesque city church.

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  1. glarus

    A canton in the northeast of Switzerland. In the earliest times Glarus was reckoned sometimes as a part of Rhœtia, sometimes as a part of Swabia, and was peopled by German settlers. After various changes it passed into the possession of the dukes of Austria, but ultimately secured its independence by the victories of Nafels in 1352 and 1388, when it joined the Swiss Confederation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glarus in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glarus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of glarus in a Sentence

  1. Massoel Shipping:

    It is understood the pirate gang boarded the Glarus by means of long ladders and cut the razor wire on deck to gain access to the vessel and eventually the bridge, having destroyed much of the vessel's communications equipment the criminal gang departed taking 12 of the 19 crew complement as hostage.

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