Chur [koo r] Examples noun
- a town in and the capital of Grisons, in E Switzerland.
Grisons [French gree-zawn] noun
- a canton in E Switzerland. 2747 sq. mi. (7115 sq. km). Capital: Chur.
German. Examples from the Web for chur Historical Examples of chur
He became a Christian, and was baptized by the Bishop of Chur.
A. von Gnther
Like Lausanne or Chur or Sitten, the bishop was also a powerful chief.
At Chur we slept, and early next morning started for our homeward drive to Davos.
John Addington Symonds
He decided that, before quitting Chur, he would borrow money on this ring, or that he would try to sell it.
The morning of the following day the enemy arrived at Chur, whence he proceeded to Berne.
British Dictionary definitions for chur chur sentence substitute NZ
- an informal expression of agreement
- a city in E Switzerland, capital of Graubünden canton. Pop: 32 989 (2000)Ancient name: Curia Rhaetorum (ˈkuːrɪə riːˈtəʊrəm, ˈkjuː-) French name: Coire
- the French name for