- /li"be rddets/, n.a city in the NW Czech Republic. 104,000. German, Reichenberg.
* * *city, northwestern Czech Republic. It lies in the valley of the Lužická Nisa (German: Lausitzer Neisse) River amid the Giant (Krkonoše) Mountains. Founded in the 13th century and chartered in 1577, Liberec was inhabited mainly by Germans until their expulsion after World War II. Called the “Bohemian Manchester,” Liberec has been a textile centre since the 16th century, manufacturing chiefly broadcloth, rugs, tapestries, and cotton and silk fabrics. The city's North Bohemian Museum has an outstanding collection of medieval Flemish tapestries. After 1945 there was Czech resettlement of the city and a revival of industry, including traditional textile and glass production. Pop. (2007 est.) 98,781.
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LIBEREC — (Ger. Reichenberg), city in N. Bohemia, Czech Republic. There were 60 Jews in Liberec in 1582. There was no community in the city during the 18th and first half of the 19th centuries. Although there were 57 Jews in Liberec in 1811, no community… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
Liberec — [ libɛrɛts], Stadt in der Tschechischen Republik, Reichenberg … Universal-Lexikon
Liberec — [lē′bə rets΄] city in N Czech Republic: pop. 159,000 … English World dictionary
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Liberec — Original name in latin Liberec Name in other language Gorad Liberehc, Liberec, Liberec , Libereca, Liberecas, Liberets, Libere Limperets, Reichenberg, Reichenberga, li bei lei ci, libelecheu, liberetsi, lybrts, lybyryts, riberetsu, Горад Ліберэц … Cities with a population over 1000 database
Liberec — Sp Liberecas Ap Liberec L kr. centras, Čekija … Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė
Liberec — geographical name city N Czech Republic in N Bohemia population 104,158 … New Collegiate Dictionary