Salzburg, Province

   See Salzburg, City.

Historical dictionary of Austria. . 2014.

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  • Salzburg, City —    One of Austria’s most durable tourist attractions, Salzburg is both a city and a province of the modern Federal Republic. The first human habitation of the region dates from Paleolithic times. Mammoth salt deposits around Hallein brought… …   Historical dictionary of Austria

  • Salzburg — /sawlz berrg/; Ger. /zahlts boorddk/, n. a city in W Austria: the birthplace of Mozart. 138,213. * * * ancient Juvavum City (pop., 2001: city, 142,662; urban agglom., 210,276), north central Austria. Located on the Salzach River, it began as a… …   Universalium

  • Salzburg Festival —    A year before World War I ended, a society was founded to support the construction of a festival building in Salzburg. Its general purpose would be to celebrate and perform the work of the city’s most renowned native son, the composer Wolfgang …   Historical dictionary of Austria

  • SALZBURG —    (174), a western province and duchy of Austria, borders on Bavaria between the Tyrol and Upper Austria; is woody and mountainous, especially in the S., where fine scenery is formed by the Alps; excellent meadowland favours a prosperous… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Salzburg — /ˈsæltsbɜg/ (say saltsberg), /ˈzaltsbʊəg/ (say zahltsboouhg) noun 1. a province in western central Austria. 7154 km2. 2. the capital of this province, a historic city near the German border; birthplace of Mozart; noted for its annual music… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Salzburg — Archdiocese of Salzburg Archidioecesis Salisburgensis Salzburger Dom Location …   Wikipedia

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