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Hapsburg

adjective Haps·burg \ˈhaps-ˌbərg, ˈhäps-ˌbu̇rg\

Definition of Hapsburg

  1. :  of or relating to the German royal house to which belong the rulers of Austria from 1278 to 1918, the rulers of Spain from 1516 to 1700, and many of the Holy Roman emperors

Hapsburg noun


Variants of hapsburg

or Habsburg \ˈhaps-ˌbərg, ˈhäps-ˌbu̇rg\

Origin of hapsburg

Habsburg, Aargau, Switzerland


First Known Use: circa 1861


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