Christiana


CHRISTIANA   KRISTIANA.   

English: Akershus castle in the times of king ...

English: Akershus castle in the times of king Christian IV of Denmark-Norway. Reconstruction. ‪Norsk (bokmål)‬: Akershus slott på Christian IV’s tid. Rekonstruksjon. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Former name of the capital of Norway and of a small county around and including the city. 

Originally called OSLO, the city was named after Christian IV of Denmark and Norway after being rebuilt in 1624 following a fire.

In 1924 it reverted to its former name.

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