Hanoverian


1Han·o·ve·ri·an

adjective \ˌha-nə-ˈvir-ē-ən, -ˈver-\

Definition of HANOVERIAN

1
:  of, relating to, or supporting the German ducal house of Hanover
2
:  of or relating to the British royal house that ruled from 1714 to 1901

Origin of HANOVERIAN

Hanover, Germany
First Known Use: 1753

Rhymes with HANOVERIAN

2Hanoverian

noun

Definition of HANOVERIAN

1
:  a member or supporter of the ducal or of the British royal Hanoverian house
2
:  any of a breed of horses of German origin bred to excel in equestrian competition (as dressage and jumping)

First Known Use of HANOVERIAN

1730

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