AARAU, the capital of the Swiss canton of Aargau.
Aarau is an important military centre.
Aarau, an ancient fortress, was taken by the Bernese in 1415, and in 1798 became for a time the capital of the Helvetic republic. Eight miles by rail N.E.
Meyer of Aarau and Muller of Engelberg in papier mache, now in Zurich.
Fricker, Geschichte der Stadt and Bader zu Baden (Aarau, 1880).