Hohenzollern

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adjective Ho·hen·zol·lern \ˌhō-ən-ˈzä-lərn, -ˈzȯ-\

Definition of Hohenzollern

  1. :  of or relating to a princely German family that reigned in Prussia from 1701–1918 and in Germany from 1871–1918

Hohenzollern

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1858

First Known Use of hohenzollern

1858


Hohenzollern

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biographical name Ho·hen·zol·lern \ˌhō-ənt-ˈsȯ-lərn\

Definition of Hohenzollern

  1. Michael — see michael


Hohenzollern

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geographical name Ho·hen·zol·lern \ˈhō-ən-ˌzä-lərn, -ˌtsȯ-lərn\

Definition of Hohenzollern

  1. historical region of southwestern Germany in what is now Baden-Wurttemberg; formerly a province of Prussia — see württemberg


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