Sentence Examples


  • By means of the Stecknitz canal, the Elbe, the principal river, is connected with the Trave.
  • Neuwerk and Scharhorn, situated off the mouth of the Elbe, are islands belonging to the state of Hamburg.
  • For practical studies see official reports on the Mississippi, Rhine, Seine, Elbe and other great rivers.
  • CUXHAVEN, or Kuxhaven, a seaport town of Germany, belonging to the state of Hamburg, and situated at the extremity of the west side of the mouth of the Elbe, 71 m.
  • The harbour is good and secure, and is much frequented by vessels delayed in the Elbe by unfavourbale weather.