Hohenstaufen

adjective
Ho·​hen·​stau·​fen | \ ˈhō-ən-ˌshtau̇-fən How to pronounce Hohenstaufen (audio) , -ˌstau̇- \

Definition of Hohenstaufen

: of or relating to a princely German family that reigned over the Holy Roman Empire from 1138–1254 and over Sicily from 1194–1266

Other Words from Hohenstaufen

Hohenstaufen noun

First Known Use of Hohenstaufen

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Hohenstaufen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hohenstaufen. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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