Kneiphof sentence example
- Melanchthon gave him (1547) an introduction to his son-in-law, Georg Sabinus, at Konigsberg, where he was tutor to some Polish youths, and rector (1548) of the Kneiphof school.
- It consists of three parts, which were formerly independent administrative units, the Altstadt (old town), to the west, Lobenicht to the east, and the island Kneiphof, together with numerous suburbs, all embraced in a circuit of 92 miles.
- The Altstadt has long and narrow streets, but the Kneiphof quarter is roomier.
- It received civic privileges in 1286, the two other parts of the present town - LObenicht and Kneiphof - receiving them a few years later.