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ˈstrɑl zʊnt, ˈʃtrɑl-stral·sund

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  1. Stralsund

    Stralsund is a city in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, situated at the Southern coast of the Strelasund. Two bridges and several ferry services connect Stralsund with the ports of Rügen. A former district-free town, it is the capital of the new district of Vorpommern-Rügen since the September 2011 district reforms. Together with Greifswald, Stralsund forms one of 4 high level urban centers of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. The main industries of Stralsund are shipyards, fishing, and, to an increasing degree, tourism, services and IT.

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  1. Stralsund

    a fortified seaport of North Prussia, on Strela Sound, opposite the island of Rügen, in the Baltic, and 66 m. NW. of Stettin, forms of itself an islet, and is connected with the mainland (Pomerania) by bridges; is a quaint old town, dating back to the 13th century; figures often in the wars of Prussia, and is now a place of considerable commercial importance.

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  1. stralsund

    A fortified town and seaport of Prussia, province of Pomerania, on a narrow strait called Strela Sunda, which divides the mainland from the island of Rügen. It was founded in 1209 by Prince Jaromar of Rügen, became a member of the Hanse, and rapidly rose into importance. During the Thirty Years’ War, it was unsuccessfully besieged (1628) by Wallenstein; and after being, with some alternations of fortune, in the possession of Sweden for about 200 years, it finally passed to Prussia in 1815.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stralsund in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stralsund in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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