Aachen (North Rhine–Westphalia/Germany) Quick reference
Derived from the Old High German aha ‘water’, a reference to the springs here. The springs of Grannus were named
Aalsmeer (The Netherlands) Quick reference
A municipality with a name meaning ‘Eel Lake’ from aal ‘eel’, and meer ‘lake’ which was known for its eels.
Aarau (Switzerland) Quick reference
Located on the River Aare from which it gets its name. Au is a form of Aue ‘meadow’. Founded in
Aargau (Switzerland) Quick reference
A canton which joined the Swiss Confederation in 1803. It is drained by the River Aare from which it