Hapsburg

adjective
Haps·​burg | \ ˈhaps-ˌbərg How to pronounce Hapsburg (audio) , ˈhäps-ˌbu̇rg How to pronounce Hapsburg (audio) \
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Definition of Hapsburg

: 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

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Hapsburg noun

First Known Use of Hapsburg

circa 1861, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Hapsburg

Habsburg, Aargau, Switzerland

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The first known use of Hapsburg was circa 1861

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“Hapsburg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hapsburg. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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