Thorshavn


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Thorshavn:

see TórshavnTórshavn
or Thorshavn
, city (1998 est. pop. 16,095), capital of the Faeroe Islands, on SE Streymoy Island, Denmark. It is the commercial and shipping center of the Faeroe Islands and is also a major fishing port.
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, Faeroe Islands.

Thorshavn

, Tórshavn
the capital of the Faeroes, a port on the northernmost island. Pop.: 17 549 (2004 est.)
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By late afternoon, as we trudged back up the footpath, having thoroughly investigated old-town Thorshavn, its harbor, museums, and churches, with--who else should we run into?
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