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Tallinn

Estonian capital, from Old Estonian (Finnic) tan-linn "Danish fort," from tan "Danish" + linn "fort, castle." Founded 1219 by Danish king Valdemar II.

updated on January 14, 2014

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Definitions of Tallinn from WordNet

Tallinn (n.)
a port city on the Gulf of Finland that is the capital and largest city of Estonia;
Synonyms: Tallin / capital of Estonia
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