Ha·meln (häməln) also Ham·e·lin (hămə-lĭn, hămlĭn)
A city of northern Germany on the Weser River southwest of Hanover. An ancient Saxon settlement, it is a manufacturing and tourist center famous as the setting for the legend of the Pied Piper of Hamelin.
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