Weissnichtwo

noun
Weiss·​nicht·​wo | \ ˈvīˌsniḵ(t)ˈvō \
plural -s

Definition of Weissnichtwo

: an indefinite, unknown, or imaginary place

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History and Etymology for Weissnichtwo

from Weissnichtwo, imaginary city in the satirical work Sartor Resartus (1833–34) by Thomas Carlyle †1881 Scottish essayist and historian, from German weiss nicht wo (I) know not where

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“Weissnichtwo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Weissnichtwo. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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