geographical name \ˈrā-ˌmä-gən\

Definition of REMAGEN

town W Germany on W bank of the Rhine NW of Koblenz pop 15,460

Rhymes with REMAGEN


   (Concise Encyclopedia)

Town (pop., 2002 est.: 16,134), western Germany. Located on the left bank of the Rhine River, southeast of Bonn, it originated as a Roman fortress and still has Roman remains. During World War II its railroad bridge was the site where Allied troops forced a crossing of the Rhine (1945) for the first time in the war.


Next Word in the Dictionary: Remscheid
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Reindeer Lake

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Remagen? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More