Meiringen is located in the Bernese Oberland area of . It is a small town with approximately 4,000 inhabitants. Meiringen holds two claims to fame: the birthplace of the meringue and the location for the death of Sherlock Holmes.
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Notable Places in the Area

The are a waterfall cascade of seven steps on the stream called Rychenbach in the region of Switzerland. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
is a railway station, in the town of Meiringen in the , and at the junction of two railway lines. Photo: Paebi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
is a railway station in the municipality of Meiringen, in the canton of . Photo: Chris j wood, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
is a railway station in the municipality of , in the canton of . Photo: ZorkNika, CC BY-SA 3.0.


46.7271° or 46° 43' 37.5" north
8.1872° or 8° 11' 13.9" east
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599 metres (1965 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Meiringen
  • Arabic: Meiringen
  • Basque: Meiringen
  • Belarusian: Майрынген
  • Breton: Meiringen
  • Catalan: Meiringen
  • Cebuano: Meiringen (munisipyo)
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  • Chinese: 迈林根
  • Czech: Meiringen
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  • English: Meiringen BE
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  • Hebrew: מיירינגן
  • Hungarian: Meiringen
  • Indonesian: Meiringen
  • Italian: Meiringen
  • Japanese: マイリンゲン
  • Kazakh: Майринген
  • Latin: Meiringen
  • Latin: Meringinis
  • Lombard: Meiringen
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  • Norwegian: Meiringen
  • Norwegian: Meyringen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Meiringen
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  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Meiringen
  • Occitan (post 1500): Meiringen
  • Persian: مرینگن
  • Piemontese: Meiringen
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  • Russian: Майринген
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  • Serbo-Croatian: Meiringen
  • Silesian: Meiringen
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  • Swiss German: Meiringe
  • Tosk Albanian: Meiringen
  • Ukrainian: Майрінґен
  • Upper Sorbian: Meiringen
  • Venetian: Meiringen
  • Vietnamese: Meiringen
  • Volapük: Meiringen
  • Waray (Philippines): Meiringen
  • Welsh: Meiringen

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