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Württemberg

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geographical name Würt·tem·berg \ˈwər-təm-ˌbərg, ˈwu̇r-; ˈvuer-təm-ˌberk\

Definition of Württemberg

  1. region SW Germany between Baden & Bavaria; chief city Stuttgart; once a duchy, kingdom (1813–1918), state (1918–45); divided 1945–51, S part being joined to Hohenzollern forming Württemberg–Hohenzollern state & N part to N Baden forming Württemberg–Baden state; since 1951 part of Baden-Württemberg state




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