city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia: capital of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany), 1949-90
A city of west-central Germany on the Rhine River. Founded as a Roman garrison in the first century AD, it is noted as the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770) and was the capital of West Germany (1949-1990).x
Proper nounSee also: bon
- A city in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, which was the former capital of West Germany
- In particular the remarkable frontier lines which bounded the Roman provinces of Upper (southern) Germany and Raetia, and which at their greatest development stretched from near Bonn on the Rhine to near Regensburg on the Danube, are often called the Limes Germanicus.
- These professors formed the " Committee of Bonn," which organized the new Church.
- (Strassburg and Bonn, 1893-1896), and Die attische Politik seit Perikles (Leipzig, 1884) takes the most disparaging view; E.
- Albrecht Ritschl studied at Bonn, Halle, Heidelberg and Tubingen.
- 1860), after studying at GÃ¶ttingen, Bonn and Giessen, became professor at Kiel (extraordinarius) in 1889 and afterwards at Bonn (extraordinarius 1894; ordinarius 1897).