Meaning of Sarajevo


Pronunciation: (sar"u-yā'vō Serbo-Croatian. sä'rä-ye-vô), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in and the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in the central part: assassination of the Austrian Archduke Francis Ferdinand here June 28, 1914, was the final event that precipitated World War I. 448,519.
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