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Luxembourg (8,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

(listen); French: Luxembourg; German: Luxemburg), officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a landlocked country in Western Europe. It is bordered
Grand Duchy of Moscow (3,902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Moscow, Muscovite Russia, Muscovite Rus' or Grand Principality of Moscow (Russian: Великое Княжество Московское, Velikoye Knyazhestvo
Grand Duchy of Lithuania (7,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Lithuania was a European state that lasted from the 13th century to 1795, when the territory was partitioned among the Russian Empire
Republic of Venice (5,983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the ancient city of Cydonia. The Aegean islands came to form the Venetian Duchy of the Archipelago. In ca. 1223/24, the then-lord of Philippopolis, Gerard
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster is a ministerial office in the Government of the United Kingdom that includes as part of its duties the administration
Papal States (4,929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sovereign: the Duchy of Rome was key, but the territory was expanded to include Ravenna, the Duchy of the Pentapolis, parts of the Duchy of Benevento,
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (12,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Commonwealth, formally known as the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and, after 1791, the Commonwealth of Poland, was a country
Grand Duchy of Tuscany (4,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Coordinates: 43°N 11°E / 43°N 11°E / 43; 11 The Grand Duchy of Tuscany (Italian: Granducato di Toscana; Latin: Magnus Ducatus Etruriae) was a central
Duchy of Burgundy (4,676 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Burgundy (/ˈbɜːrɡəndi/; Latin: Ducatus Burgundiae; French: Duché de Bourgogne, Dutch: Hertogdom Bourgondië) emerged in the 9th century as
Grand Duchy of Finland (4,567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Finland (Finnish: Suomen suuriruhtinaskunta; Swedish: Storfurstendömet Finland; Russian: Великое княжество Финляндское, Velikoye knyazhestvo
Kingdom of Naples (2,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Duchy of Savoy (2,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From 1416 to 1847, the Duchy of Savoy (Italian: Ducato di Savoia, French: Duché de Savoie) was a country in Western Europe. It was created when Sigismund
Kievan Rus' (10,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Lithuania drew heavily on Rus' cultural and legal traditions. From 1398 until the Union of Lublin in 1569 its full name was the Grand Duchy of
Republic of Genoa (5,363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Genoa in 1458 handed the Republic over to the French, making it the Duchy of Genoa under the control of John of Anjou, a French royal governor. However
Republic of Florence (5,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
declared Cosimo the first Grand Duke of Tuscany. The Medici ruled the Grand Duchy of Tuscany until 1737. The city of Florence was established in 59 BC by
Duchy of Nassau (7,721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Nassau (German: Herzogtum Nassau) was an independent state between 1806 and 1866, located in what is now the German states of Rhineland-Palatinate
Duchy of Lancaster (2,748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Lancaster is the private estate of the British sovereign as Duke of Lancaster. The principal purpose of the estate is to provide a source
House of Medici (6,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Florence. In 1569, the duchy was elevated to the Grand Duchy of Tuscany after territorial expansion. The Medici ruled the Grand Duchy from its inception until
Duchy of Brabant (2,527 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Brabant was a State of the Holy Roman Empire established in 1183. It developed from the Landgraviate of Brabant and formed the heart of the
House of Habsburg (10,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
successor as regent of Inner Austria (i.e. the Duchy of Styria, the Duchy of Carniola with March of Istria, the Duchy of Carinthia, the Princely County of Gorizia
Duchy of Saxony (3,076 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Saxony (Low German: Hartogdom Sassen, German: Herzogtum Sachsen) was originally the area settled by the Saxons in the late Early Middle Ages
History of Luxembourg (4,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolutionary France, the 1815 Treaty of Paris transformed Luxembourg into a Grand Duchy in personal union with the Netherlands. The treaty also resulted in the
Habsburg Monarchy (3,687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
election of Rudolf I as King of Germany in 1273 and his acquisition of the Duchy of Austria for his house in 1282. In 1482, Maximilian I acquired the Netherlands
Duchy of Normandy (3,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Normandy grew out of the 911 Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte between King Charles III of West Francia and the Viking leader Rollo. The duchy was
Mecklenburg (1,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1815, the two Mecklenburgian duchies were raised to Grand Duchies, the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, and
Duchy of Parma (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Parma is a noble estate and title created in Italy in 1545. Originally a title of the Farnese family, in 1731, the Duchy passed to the Habsburgs
Duchy of Bavaria (3,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Bavaria (German: Herzogtum Bayern) was a frontier region in the southeastern part of the Merovingian kingdom from the sixth through the eighth
Vladimir-Suzdal (1,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vladimirsko-Suzdal'skaya), also Vladimir-Suzdalian Rus', formally known as the Grand Duchy of Vladimir (1157–1331) (Russian: Владимиро-Су́здальское кня́жество,
Kingdom of Galicia–Volhynia (3,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ukraine. During its time, the kingdom was bordered by Black Rus, the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, the Principality of Turov-Pinsk, the Principality of Kyiv
Duchy of Brittany (9,611 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Brittany (Breton: Dugelezh Breizh, French: Duché de Bretagne) was a medieval feudal state that existed between approximately 939 and 1547
Swabia (2,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The name is ultimately derived from the medieval Duchy of Swabia, one of the German stem duchies, representing the territory of Alemannia, whose inhabitants
Roman Kingdom (4,212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Departments of France (2,725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Ligurian Republic. Before becoming the department of Arno, the Grand Duchy of Tuscany was converted to a puppet successor state, the Kingdom of Etruria
Kingdom of the Two Sicilies (5,245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sicily with the southern part of the Italian Peninsula (then known as the Duchy of Apulia and Calabria) as well as with the Maltese Islands. The capital
German Confederation (6,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequently ceded both duchies and Sleswig jointly to Austria and Prussia on 30 October 1864 as a result of the Second Schleswig War. The duchies technically remained
House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
German dynasty that ruled Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, one of the Ernestine duchies. Founded by Ernest Anton, the sixth duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, it is
Duchy of Aquitaine (2,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Aquitaine (Occitan: Ducat d'Aquitània, IPA: [dyˈkad dakiˈtaɲɔ]; French: Duché d'Aquitaine, IPA: [dyʃe dakitɛn]) was a historical fiefdom
Lotharingia (1,739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a medieval successor kingdom of the Carolingian Empire and a later duchy of the Ottonian Empire, comprising the present-day Netherlands, Belgium
County of Tyrol (1,668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with the suzerainty in the Etschtal and Inntal, part of the German stem duchy of Bavaria under the rule of Conrad's son Henry III. Especially the Brixen
List of historic states of Italy (1,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Mantua Duchy of Parma and Piacenza Duchy of Ferrara Duchy of Modena and Reggio (In personal union with Ferrara) Duchy of Urbino Duchy of Castro (in
Kingdom of Sicily (5,983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the house of Savoy, with Sardinia and several northern city-states and duchies to form the Kingdom of Italy. By the 11th century mainland southern Lombard
Jin dynasty (266–420) (3,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
higher than a King of Jin, a title named for the Zhou-era marchland and duchy around Shaanxi's Jin River. (He was granted the title as his ancestral home
Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1,715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clause he had signed that entrusted much of the power of the Florentine duchy to a Council of Forty-Eight. When the Florentine exiles heard of the death
Kingdom of Lombardy–Venetia (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Austria; as distinct of the neighbouring Grand Duchy of Tuscany, the Duchy of Modena and Reggio as well as the Duchy of Parma, which remained independent entities
Duchy of Swabia (1,480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Swabia (German: Herzogtum Schwaben) was one of the five stem duchies of the medieval German kingdom. It arose in the 10th century in the
King of Rome (2,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Kingdom of Italy (Napoleonic) (2,722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
consisted of the territories of the Italian Republic: former Duchy of Milan, Duchy of Mantua, Duchy of Modena, the western part of the Republic of Venice, part
Duke of Normandy (1,848 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ages, the Duke of Normandy was the ruler of the Duchy of Normandy in north-western France. The duchy arose out of a grant of land to the Viking leader
Kingdom of Etruria (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parma ceded his duchy to France, and in return his son Louis I was granted the Kingdom of Etruria (which was created from the Grand Duchy of Tuscany). To
Holstein (2,366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
German County of Holstein (German: Grafschaft Holstein; 811–1474), the later Duchy of Holstein (German: Herzogtum Holstein; 1474–1866), and was the northernmost
Kingdom of Italy (Holy Roman Empire) (3,547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Kingdom of the Lombards, which encompassed all of Italy except the Duchy of Rome and some Byzantine possessions in the south. In June 774, the kingdom
Duchy of Styria (1,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Styria (German: Herzogtum Steiermark; Slovene: Vojvodina Štajerska; Hungarian: Stájer Hercegség) was a duchy located in modern-day southern
Duchy of Amalfi (1,166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Amalfi (Italian: Ducato di Amalfi, Latin: Ducatus Amalphitanus) or the Republic of Amalfi (Italian: Repubblica di Amalfi) was a de facto
Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law (926 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law of 16 April 1856 was a diplomatic policy agreed to by 55 nations. Written by France and Great Britain, its
Upper Bavaria (704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between this duchy and the current territory. After the reunification in 1340 Bavaria was divided again in 1349, and in 1392 the duchies Bavaria-Munich
Capetian dynasty (4,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
not under that law such as Portugal, Spain, Navarre, and various smaller duchies and counties. Therefore, many royal families appear and disappear in the
Duke of Burgundy (941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burgundy (French: duc de Bourgogne) was a title used by the rulers of the Duchy of Burgundy, from its establishment in 843 to its annexation by France in
Duchy of Athens (1,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Athens (Greek: Δουκᾶτον Ἀθηνῶν, Doukaton Athinon; Catalan: Ducat d'Atenes) was one of the Crusader states set up in Greece after the conquest
Duchy of Pomerania (10,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Pomerania (German: Herzogtum Pommern, Polish: Księstwo Pomorskie, 12th century – 1637) was a duchy in Pomerania on the southern coast of
Ostrogothic Kingdom (3,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Duchy of Benevento (1,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Benevento (after 774, Principality of Benevento) was the southernmost Lombard duchy in the Italian Peninsula that was centred on Benevento
Lower Lotharingia (689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Lower Lotharingia, also called Northern Lotharingia, Lower Lorraine or Northern Lorraine (and also referred to as Lothier or Lottier in titles)
Lorraine (3,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
either Emperor Lothair I or King Lothair II. It later was ruled as the Duchy of Lorraine before the Kingdom of France annexed it in 1766. From 1982 until
Carolingian Empire (7,349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
grandson of Emperor Louis II. The other part of Lotharingia became the duchy of Burgundy. Partitions of the Carolingian Empire The division of Charlemagne's
Duchy of Gascony (3,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Gascony or Duchy of Vasconia (Basque: Baskoniako dukerria; Occitan: ducat de Gasconha; French: duché de Gascogne, duché de Vasconie) was
Etruscan civilization (8,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Republic of Pisa (1,561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Savoy (3,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
départements, but the historical expansion of Savoyard territories, as the Duchy of Savoy (1416–1860) included parts of what is now western Italy and southwestern
County of Apulia and Calabria (849 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Apulia and Calabria, later the Duchy of Apulia and Calabria, was a Norman country founded by William of Hauteville in 1042 in the territories
Duchy of Bohemia (1,821 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Bohemia, also later referred to in English as the Czech Duchy, (Czech: České knížectví) was a monarchy and a principality of the Holy Roman
House of Hanover (2,839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. The last reigning members of the House lost the Duchy of Brunswick in 1918 when Germany became a republic. The formal name of
Republic of Pisa (1,561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Odoacer (5,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Exarchate of Ravenna (1,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
established the duchies of Spoleto and Benevento. However, after Alboin's murder in 573, the Lombards fragmented into several autonomous duchies (the "Rule
House of Hanover (2,839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. The last reigning members of the House lost the Duchy of Brunswick in 1918 when Germany became a republic. The formal name of
Timeline of historical geopolitical changes (9,003 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Island, and Starbuck Island. 8 December The Duchy of Parma, the Duchy of Modena and Reggio, the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, and the Papal Legations combine
Kingdom of Italy (14,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territories including former Austrian Littoral, western parts of former Duchy of Carniola, Northern Dalmazia and notably Zara, Sebenico and most of the
List of monarchs of Prussia (644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
former German state of Prussia from its founding in 1525 as the Duchy of Prussia. The Duchy had evolved out of the Teutonic Order, a Roman Catholic crusader
Archduchy of Austria (1,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Archduchy developed out of the Bavarian Margraviate of Austria, elevated to the Duchy of Austria according to the 1156 Privilegium Minus by Emperor Frederick
Duchy of Spoleto (1,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Spoleto (Italian: Ducato di Spoleto, Latin: Dŭcā́tus Spōlḗtĭī) was a Lombard territory founded about 570 in central Italy by the Lombard
Governorate of Livonia (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Livonia Duchy of Livonia Inflanty Voivodeship Swedish Livonia Polish–Swedish Wars (1600–1629) Second Northern War Great Northern War Duchy of Courland
Kingdom of the Lombards (7,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ravenna and Duchy of Rome separated the northern Lombard duchies, collectively known as Langobardia Maior, from the two large southern duchies of Spoleto
Duchy of Livonia (429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Livonia (Polish: Księstwo Zadźwińskie or Księstwo Inflanckie; Lithuanian: Livonijos kunigaikštystė; Latin: Ducatus Ultradunensis; Estonian:
Westphalia (1,936 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territories of different sizes such as a part of the ancient Duchy of Saxony, the Duchy of Westphalia or the Kingdom of Westphalia. The Westphalian language
Duchy of Bar (1,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Bar, later Duchy of Bar, was a principality of the Holy Roman Empire encompassing the pays de Barrois and centred on the city of Bar-le-Duc
Terra Mariana (2,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William of Modena divided Terra Mariana into feudal principalities: the Duchy of Estonia (dominum directum to the king of Denmark); the Archbishopric
History of Italy (21,151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spread into the Papal States, the Kingdom of Sardinia, the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, the Duchy of Modena and the Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia. The revolutionaries
Austrian Silesia (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Schlesien); Czech: Rakouské Slezsko; Polish: Śląsk Austriacki), officially the Duchy of Upper and Lower Silesia (German: Herzogtum Ober- und Niederschlesien
Burgundy (1,299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burgundy has denoted numerous political entities, including kingdoms and duchies spanning territory from the Mediterranean to the Low Countries.[not verified
List of Pomeranian duchies and dukes (1,447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the duchies and dukes of Pomerania. The lands of Pomerania were firstly ruled by local tribes, who settled in Pomerania around the 10th
Alamannia (2,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 4th to 5th centuries, Alamannia lost its independence and became a duchy of the Frankish Empire in the 6th century. As the Holy Roman Empire started
Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor (1,695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Lorraine, Francis left the duchy for the deposed Polish king Stanisław Leszczyński in exchange for the Grand Duchy of Tuscany as one of the terms
Kingdom of Bohemia (4,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kingdom was established by the Přemyslid dynasty in the 12th century from the Duchy of Bohemia, later ruled by the House of Luxembourg, the Jagiellonian dynasty
Anjou (4,606 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
united to the royal domain again in 1328, but was detached in 1360 as the Duchy of Anjou for the king's son, Louis I of Anjou. The third Angevin dynasty
Personal union (3,799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Personal union with Duchy of Schleswig (1086–1364, 1460–1864) and County/Duchy of Holstein (1460–1864). Personal union with Duchy of Saxe-Lauenburg (1814–1864)
Principality of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1,885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(German: Fürstentum Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel) was a subdivision of the Duchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg, whose history was characterised by numerous divisions
Roman Italy (2,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
History of Pomerania (8,777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Holy Roman Empire and Poland. From the late 12th century, the Griffin Duchy of Pomerania stayed with the Holy Roman Empire and the Principality of Rugia
History of Belarus (6,412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belarusian lands were incorporated into the Kingdom of Lithuania, Grand Duchy of Lithuania, the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, the Russian Empire and
County of Savoy (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The extended Savoy lands were finally raised to a duchy in 1416 by the German king Sigismund (see Duchy of Savoy 1416–1718). Humbert I the White-Handed:
Duchy of Rome (1,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Rome (Latin: Ducatus Romanus) was a state within the Byzantine Exarchate of Ravenna. Like other Byzantine states in Italy, it was ruled by
Grand Duchy of Posen (3,416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Posen (German: Großherzogtum Posen; Polish: Wielkie Księstwo Poznańskie) was part of the Kingdom of Prussia, created from territories
Governorate of Estonia (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Estonia (1561–1721)
House of Zähringen (2,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Duchy of Zähringen" (Herzogtum Zähringen) by definition consisted of the territories and fiefs held by the Zähringer, and it was not seen as a duchy in
Lower Bavaria (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Donaudurchbruch at Weltenburg and the Bavarian Forest with Mount Großer Arber. The Duchy of Lower Bavaria was created for the first time with the First Bavarian
United Provinces of Central Italy (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Piedmont-Sardinia. It was formed by a union of the former Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Duchy of Parma, Duchy of Modena, and the Papal Legations, after their monarchs
United Provinces of Central Italy (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Piedmont-Sardinia. It was formed by a union of the former Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Duchy of Parma, Duchy of Modena, and the Papal Legations, after their monarchs
Governorate of Estonia (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Estonia (1561–1721)
William the Conqueror (13,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
able to quash a rebellion and begin to establish his authority over the duchy, a process that was not complete until about 1060. His marriage in the 1050s
Vandal Kingdom (3,820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Monarchy of Luxembourg (937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Luxembourg. Luxembourg has been a grand duchy since 15 March 1815, when it was created from territory of the former Duchy of Luxembourg. It was in personal
Greyhawk (20,859 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Greyhawk, also known as the World of Greyhawk, is a fictional world designed as a campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy roleplaying game
Duchy of the Archipelago (1,639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of the Archipelago (Greek: Δουκάτο του Αρχιπελάγους, Italian: Ducato dell'arcipelago), also known as Duchy of Naxos or Duchy of the Aegean, was
Duchy of Naples (977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Naples (Latin: Ducatus Neapolitanus, Italian: Ducato di Napoli) began as a Byzantine province that was constituted in the seventh century
Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (2,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historiographical name, as well as contemporary shorthand name, for the parts of the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein, also known as Ducal Holstein, that were ruled
House of Lorraine (1,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lothringen) originated as a cadet branch of the House of Metz. It inherited the Duchy of Lorraine in 1473 after the death without a male heir of Nicholas I, Duke
Italian Republic (Napoleonic) (1,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Byzantine Empire (23,085 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Roman Republic (18th century) (886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Roman Republic (1849) (2,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
List of wars involving Poland (1,063 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Milan were under direct Austrian rule. Also encompassed many other Italian states, as well as other Habsburg states such as the Grand Duchy of
History of Lithuania (19,818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and established the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the 13th century (and also a short-lived Kingdom of Lithuania). The Grand Duchy was a successful and lasting
Saxe-Weimar (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Weimar (German: Sachsen-Weimar) was one of the Saxon duchies held by the Ernestine branch of the Wettin dynasty in present-day Thuringia. The chief
War of the Polish Succession (3,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
isolated Habsburg territories. In the Rhineland, France successfully took the Duchy of Lorraine, and in Italy, Spain regained control over the kingdoms of Naples
Ruthenians (2,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
constituted the main population of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, which at its fullest extent was called the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Ruthenia and Samogitia (Ruthenian:
Western Pomerania (2,502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(German: Vorpommern), is the western extremity of the historic region of the Duchy, later Province of Pomerania, nowadays divided between the German state
Emirate of Sicily (4,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Prince-Archbishopric of Salzburg (2,571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
larger Catholic diocese founded in 739 by Saint Boniface in the German stem duchy of Bavaria. The capital of the archbishopric was Salzburg, the former Roman
Schleswig-Holstein (3,354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Germany, comprising most of the historical duchy of Holstein and the southern part of the former Duchy of Schleswig. Its capital city is Kiel; other
Livonia (4,109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after Saint George's Night Uprising that in 1346 forced Denmark to sell the Duchy of Estonia (northern Estonia conquered by Denmark in the 13th century) to
Świdnica (1,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
survived that would confirm this fact. The town belonged at the time to the Duchy of Wrocław, a province of Poland. By 1290, Świdnica had city walls and six
Partitions of the Duchy of Pomerania (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Pomerania was partitioned several times to satisfy the claims of the male members of the ruling House of Pomerania dynasty. The partitions
Low Countries (2,458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Countries as opposed to les pays de par delà ("the lands over there") for the Duchy of Burgundy and the Free County of Burgundy, which were part of their realm
Free Territory of Trieste (2,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
House of Bourbon-Parma (1,522 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has reigned as Grand Duke of Luxembourg. The Duchy of Parma was created in 1545 from that part of the Duchy of Milan south of the Po River, as a fief for
Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1,530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Massa was the duchy that controlled the towns of Massa and Carrara; the area is now part of unified Italy, but retains its local identity
Praetorian prefecture of Italy (780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Saluzzo (1,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Duchy of Jülich (1,048 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Jülich (German: Herzogtum Jülich; Dutch: Hertogdom Gulik; French: Duché de Juliers) comprised a state within the Holy Roman Empire from the
List of rulers of Lithuania (1,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the only crowned king of Lithuania. His state became known as the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. After Grand Duke Jogaila became also king of Poland in 1386
Seventeen Provinces (1,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dutch Republic. After the Habsburg emperor Charles V had re-acquired the Duchy of Guelders from Duke William of Jülich-Cleves-Berg by the 1543 Treaty of
Duchy of Gaeta (1,936 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Gaeta was an early medieval state centered on the coastal South Italian city of Gaeta. It began in the early ninth century as the local community
House of Sforza (836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a ruling family of Renaissance Italy, based in Milan. They acquired the Duchy of Milan following the extinction of the Visconti family in the mid-15th
Bailiwick of Guernsey (1,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guernési) is one of three Crown dependencies. Separated from the Dukedom and Duchy of Normandy by and under the terms of the Treaty (or Peace) of Le Goulet
Catepanate of Italy (825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Isles of Scilly (8,410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is sometimes used for people or things related to the archipelago. The Duchy of Cornwall owns most of the freehold land on the islands. Tourism is a
Administrative divisions of Lithuania (2,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the new ruler's domain or granted to members of his family. As the Grand Duchy of Lithuania expanded into Slavic lands, title to the acquired principalities
Parthenopean Republic (1,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Principality of Capua (1,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roman city of the south. It was the centre of Lombard gastaldate in the duchy of Benevento, although little is known of this part of its history. It first
Ivrea (1,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After the fall of the Western Roman Empire, Ivrea became the seat of a duchy under the Lombards (6th-8th centuries). Under the Franks (9th century),
Ardennes (1,987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
eastern part of the Ardennes forms the northernmost third of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, also called "Oesling" (Luxembourgish: Éislek). On the southeast
House of Nassau-Weilburg (436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of this house afterwards governed the Duchy of Nassau until 1866. Since 1890, they have reigned the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The first two Grand Dukes
Schwerin (1,626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
("Peterman"). In 1358, Schwerin became a part of the Duchy of Mecklenburg, making it the seat of the duchy from then on. About 1500, the construction of the
List of prime ministers of Luxembourg (861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Netherlands shared the same monarchs with the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg from 1815 to 1890. The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has had its own monarchs since 1890
Vardar Macedonia (502 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vardar Macedonia (Macedonian and Serbian: Вардарска Македонија, Vardarska Makedonija) was the name given to the territory of the Kingdom of Serbia (1912–1918)
List of monarchs of Naples (565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Pomerelia (3,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kingdom of Poland and subsequently for some years formed an independent duchy. Most scholars suggest that Pomerelia was still part of Poland during the
Principality of Salerno (1,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including Salerno itself, and controlled mostly the western half of the old duchy. The principality did not enjoy stability in its early years. In 851, Siconulf
House of Farnese (1,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under Duke Ranuccio II (1630–94) was one of the most splendid in Italy. The Duchy of Parma and Piacenza continued to be ruled by the Farnese until the 17th
House of Welf (2,066 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brunswick without recovering his two duchies. Bavaria had been given to Otto I, Duke of Bavaria, and the Duchy of Saxony was divided between the Archbishop
County of Sicily (669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guiscard left Roger in an ambiguous relationship with his successors of the Duchy of Apulia and Calabria. After the death of Robert in 1085, Roger I obtained
House of Bourbon (10,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tapestry works of the Gobelins; and intervened in favor of Protestants in the duchies and earldoms along the German frontier. This last was to be the cause of
List of rulers of Saxony (976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
over different territories named Saxony from the beginning of the Saxon Duchy in the 9th century to the end of the German monarchies in 1918. The electors
Republic of Lucca (1,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After several days of siege, the republic of Lucca asked Duchy of Milan for help. The Duchy sent Francesco I Sforza, who overwhelmed the Florentines with
The Castle of Cagliostro (5,586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
high-quality counterfeits. Deciding to seek out the source, they head to the Grand Duchy of Cagliostro, the alleged wellspring of the counterfeits. Shortly after
Guyenne (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transformation of Aquitania. In the 12th century it formed, along with Gascony, the duchy of Aquitaine, which passed under the dominion of the kings of England by
Duke of Brabant (991 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hertog van Brabant, French: duc de Brabant) was formally the ruler of the Duchy of Brabant since 1183/1184. The title was created by the Holy Roman Emperor
Duchy of Lucca (462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Lucca was a small Italian state existing from 1815 to 1847. It was centered on the city of Lucca. By the Congress of Vienna of 1815 the Duchy
March of Tuscany (558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lucca. The march was a Carolingian creation, a successor of the Lombard duchy of Tuscia. After the fall of the Western Roman Empire, Tuscia from 568 had
Western Roman Empire (17,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
List of monarchs of Sicily (868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Crown of Aragon; from 1713 to 1720 it was in a personal union with the Duchy of Savoy and finally, from 1720 to 1735, was one of the crowns of the Habsburg
March of Montferrat (534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
state of the Holy Roman Empire. The margraviate was raised to become the Duchy of Montferrat in 1574. Originally part of the March of Western Liguria (Marca
Principality of Taranto (593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
younger brother Roger Borsa after a dispute over the succession to the Duchy of Apulia. Taranto became the capital of the principality, which covered
Pomerania-Stolp (1,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Teil-)Herzogtum Pommern-Stolp, Polish: księstwo słupskie, "Duchy of Słupsk") was one of the partitions of the Duchy of Pomerania (German: Herzogtum Pommern). Centered
War of the League of Cognac (1,150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pope Clement VII, the Republic of Venice, the Kingdom of England, the Duchy of Milan, and the Republic of Florence. Shocked by the defeat of the Kingdom
Coat of arms of Lithuania (2,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heraldic knight became representative of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and of its central part, the Duchy of Vilnius. Its name Pogonia is first recorded in
House of Oldenburg (744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Duchies (1544–1721/1773) Dukes of Schleswig (1721–1864, ruling the entire Duchy) Dukes of Holstein (1773–1864, ruling the entire Duchy)
Swedish Livonia (667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
region), represented the conquest of the major part of the Polish-Lithuanian Duchy of Livonia during the 1600–1629 Polish-Swedish War. Parts of Livonia and
Cisleithania (1,674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Austria) Grand Duchy of Cracow (Subdivision of Galicia and Lodomeria) Duchy of Bukovina Duchy of Carinthia Duchy of Carniola Duchy of Salzburg Duchy of Silesia
Territories of the Holy Roman Empire outside the Imperial Circles (752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brzeg the Duchy of Głogów the Duchy of Żagań, held by the Saxon House of Wettin until 1549 the Duchy of Oleśnica the Duchy of Bierutów the Duchy of Ziębice
March of Verona (1,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it was held by the Dukes of Bavaria; from 976 in personal union with the Duchy of Carinthia. The margravial regime ended with the advent of the Lombard
Muscovite–Lithuanian Wars (3,504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were a series of wars between the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, allied with the Kingdom of Poland, and the Grand Duchy of Moscow, which would later become the
Ancient Rome (23,654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Count of Champagne (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carolingian times, several dukes of Champagne (or Campania) are known. The duchy appears to have been created by joining together the civitates of Rheims
Duchies of Silesia (1,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchies of Silesia were the more than twenty divisions of the region of Silesia formed between the 12th and 14th centuries by the breakup of the Duchy
Duchy of Limburg (1,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Limburg or Limbourg was an imperial estate of the Holy Roman Empire. Its chief town was Limbourg-sur-Vesdre, is today located within the
Corpus separatum (Fiume) (1,478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Palatine Zweibrücken (2,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recognized Palatine Zweibrücken as a duchy. Louis I stimulated mining and simplified the administration of the duchy. Initially, Meisenheim was the capital
Principality of Piombino (269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Principality of Lucca and Piombino. In 1815 it was absorbed into the Grand Duchy of Tuscany. Iacopo I Gherardo 1399–1404 Iacopo II 1404–41 Paola 1441–45
House of Romanov (6,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 1613 to 1917. The Romanovs achieved prominence as boyars of the Grand Duchy of Moscow and later of the Tsardom of Russia under the reigning Rurik dynasty
Duchies of Silesia (1,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchies of Silesia were the more than twenty divisions of the region of Silesia formed between the 12th and 14th centuries by the breakup of the Duchy
Herzogtum Lauenburg (1,504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Herzogtum Lauenburg (English: Duchy of Lauenburg) is the southernmost Kreis, or district, of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is bordered by (from the
Babenberg (2,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty of Austrian margraves and dukes. Originally from Bamberg in the Duchy of Franconia (present-day Bavaria), the Babenbergs ruled the Imperial Margraviate
Limburg (Netherlands) (4,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
lordship of the old Duchy did not overlap at all with the modern Belgian and Dutch provinces named after it today, though the medieval Duchy was a high status
Ancient Rome (23,654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Byzantine Sardinia (1,412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have been few orchards. Sardinia was initially constituted as a ducatus (duchy) within the Exarchate of Africa. After the fall of the African Exarchate
Principality of Piombino (269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Principality of Lucca and Piombino. In 1815 it was absorbed into the Grand Duchy of Tuscany. Iacopo I Gherardo 1399–1404 Iacopo II 1404–41 Paola 1441–45
Poundbury (1,682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
keen endorsement of Charles, Prince of Wales, on whose land it is built (Duchy of Cornwall). Due for completion in 2025, it is expected to house a population
Bremen-Verden (6,668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bremen-Verden, formally the Duchies of Bremen and Verden (German pronunciation: [ˈfɛɐ̯dən]; German: Herzogtümer Bremen und Verden), were two territories
Carniola (2,787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within the borders of the former Duchy of Carniola. A state of the Holy Roman Empire in the Austrian Circle and a duchy in the hereditary possession of
Union of Lublin (2,617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the personal union of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania with a real union and an elective monarchy, since Sigismund
Duchy of Guastalla (521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Guastalla was an Italian state which existed between 1621 and 1748. It was bordered by the Duchy of Modena and Reggio and the Po River to
Touraine (409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
France regained Touraine. At this time, Touraine was made into a royal duchy. In 1429, Saint Joan of Arc had a historic meeting with the future King
Grand Duchy of Frankfurt (240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Frankfurt was a German satellite state of Napoleonic creation. It came into existence in 1810 through the combination of the former
Principality of Polotsk (1,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian: По́лоцкое кня́жество; Latin: Polocensis Ducatus), also known as the Duchy of Polotsk or the Polotskian Rus', was a medieval principality of the Early
Baltic states (7,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Order and Muscovy forced Grand Duchy of Lithuania to search for allies. Therefore, at the Union of Krewo in 1385, Grand Duchy of Lithuania created a dynastic
Second Italian War of Independence (2,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Provinces of Central Italy, consisting of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, the Duchy of Parma, the Duchy of Modena and Reggio and the Papal Legations, to the
Duke of Silesia (1,817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
developments lead to further splintering of the duchies. At the beginning of the 14th century, fourteen independent Duchies existed in Silesia: Brzeg, Wrocław, Świdnica
Deputy lieutenant (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appointments is the Lord Chancellor, with exceptions such as the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. In Scotland, since July 1999 it has been the Scottish Ministers
Montbéliard (1,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Württemberg . In 1520, Duke Ulrich of Württemberg was ousted from the duchy by the Swabian League. As a result, he retreated to Montbéliard, the only
History of Latvia (14,431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
divided into Polish-Lithuanian vassal states - Duchy of Courland and Semigallia (Polish vassal) and the Duchy of Livonia (Lithuanian vassal). The seal of
Saxe-Hildburghausen (810 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Hildburghausen (German: Sachsen-Hildburghausen) was an Ernestine duchy in the southern side of the present State of Thuringia in Germany. It existed
List of Italian flags (28 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Duchy of Massa and Carrara A white flag displaying the Cybo-Malaspina coat of arms 1395–1535 Flag of the Duchy of Milan Flag of the Duchy of Milan
War of the League of Cambrai (4,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including Spain, the Holy Roman Empire, England, the Duchy of Milan, the Republic of Florence, the Duchy of Ferrara, and Swiss mercenaries. Pope Julius II
Cabinet Office (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hon. Michael Gove MP Minister for the Cabinet Office Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster oversight of all Cabinet Office policy and appointments; oversight
Königsberg (7,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prussian settlement, it then belonged to the State of the Teutonic Order, the Duchy of Prussia, the Kingdom of Prussia, the German Empire, the Weimar Republic
Beneventan script (754 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The beneventan script was a medieval script which originated in the Duchy of Benevento in southern Italy. It was also called Langobarda, Longobarda, Longobardisca
Albert, Duke of Prussia (2,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Knights, who after converting to Lutheranism, became the first ruler of the Duchy of Prussia, the secularized state that emerged from the former Monastic
House of Wittelsbach (3,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Merania in 1153 and was succeeded by his son Conrad II. It was the first Duchy held by the Wittelsbach family (until 1180/82). Otto I's eldest son Eckhard
Duchy of Estonia (1219–1346) (1,611 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Duchy of Estonia (Danish: Hertugdømmet Estland Latin: Ducatus Estoniae), also known as Danish Estonia, was a direct dominion (Latin: dominium directum)
Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (German: Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld) was one of the Saxon Duchies held by the Ernestine line of the Wettin Dynasty. Established in 1699,
Duke of York (1,473 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of York is a title of nobility in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. Since the 15th century, it has, when granted, usually been given to the second
Duke of Swabia (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dukes of Swabia were the rulers of the Duchy of Swabia during the Middle Ages. Swabia was one of the five stem duchies of the medieval German kingdom, and
Olelkovich (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
15th–16th-century princely family from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Their main possession was the Duchy of Slutsk–Kapyl. They are sometimes known as Slutsky
List of rulers of Tuscany (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ferdinando 1921–1948 Goffredo 1948–1984 Leopoldo Francesco 1984–1993 Sigismondo 1993–Present List of Tuscan consorts Grand Duchy of Tuscany History of Tuscany
Grand Duchy of Würzburg (245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Würzburg (German: Großherzogtum Würzburg) was a German grand duchy centered on Würzburg existing in the early 19th century. As a consequence
Neustrelitz (847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mecklenburg Lake District. From 1738 until 1918 it was the capital of the duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. From 1994 until 2011 it was the capital of the
Józef Poniatowski (4,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
submitted to him by Tsar Alexander I. In 1806, after the creation of the Duchy of Warsaw, Józef Poniatowski was appointed the minister of war. In 1809
DA module series (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kauth and David C. Sutherland III, and typesetting by Kim N. Lindau. The Duchy of Ten (module DA4) was written by David J. Ritchie, with cover art by Clyde
Anne of Cleves (3,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Publishing. pp. 17–20. ISBN 9781445677101. At the time, the area was in the Duchy of Berg. Norton 2010, pp. 12–13. Fraser 1992, p. 364. "Trinity College,
Prince-Bishopric of Trent (1,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Treaty of Pyritz (1,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
House of Hohenzollern regarding the legal status and succession in the Duchy of Pomerania on 26 and 28 March 1493. John Cicero, Elector of Brandenburg
Duchy of Sorrento (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Sorrento was a small peninsular principality of the Early Middle Ages centred on the Italian city of Sorrento. Originally, Sorrento was part
Julian March (3,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Second Northern War (4,969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Swedish advance became known in Poland as the Swedish Deluge. The Grand Duchy of Lithuania became a Swedish fief, the Polish–Lithuanian regular armies
Princely County of Gorizia and Gradisca (3,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Predil Pass led to the Duchy of Carinthia, in the northeast Mts. Mangart, Razor and Triglav marked the border with the Duchy of Carniola (Upper Carniola)
Olelkovich (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
15th–16th-century princely family from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Their main possession was the Duchy of Slutsk–Kapyl. They are sometimes known as Slutsky
DA module series (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kauth and David C. Sutherland III, and typesetting by Kim N. Lindau. The Duchy of Ten (module DA4) was written by David J. Ritchie, with cover art by Clyde
Prince-Bishopric of Trent (1,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Principality of Svaneti (695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kheladula, in the east. In the period of Georgian unity (1008–1463), it was a duchy (saeristavo) within the Bagratid kingdom of Georgia ruled first by the house
Congress Poland (4,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a semi-autonomous Polish state and successor to Napoleon's short-lived Duchy of Warsaw. It was established in the Russian sector after Poland was partitioned
Sardinia and Corsica (3,451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Duchy of Sorrento (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Sorrento was a small peninsular principality of the Early Middle Ages centred on the Italian city of Sorrento. Originally, Sorrento was part
Duchy of Montferrat (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Montferrat was a state located in Northern Italy. It was created out of what was left of the medieval March of Montferrat after the last
County of Gorizia (965 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
descendant of the Meinhardiner noble family with possessions around Lienz in the Duchy of Bavaria, is mentioned as early as 1107. As a vogt official of the Patriarchs
House of Ascania (729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst. County, Principality, and Duchy of Anhalt: c. 1100–1918 Duchy and Electorate of Saxony: 1112, 1139–1142, 1180–1422 County
List of rulers of Brittany (690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of rulers of the Duchy of Brittany. In different epochs the sovereigns of Brittany were kings, princes, and dukes. The Breton ruler was
Farther Pomerania (952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ostpommern), is the part of Pomerania which comprised the eastern part of the Duchy and later Province of Pomerania. It stretched roughly from the Oder River
Spanish Netherlands (1,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Succession. A common administration of the Netherlandish fiefs, centred in the Duchy of Brabant, already existed under the rule of the Burgundian duke Philip
Pamplona (5,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
alternated between self-rule, Visigoth domination or Frankish suzerainty in the Duchy of Vasconia (Councils of Toledo unattended by several Pamplonese bishops
Treaty of Grimnitz (1,162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Duchy of Pomerania. It renewed and amended the Treaty of Pyritz of 1493. With some formal caveats, the House of Pomerania received the Duchy of Pomerania
Roman Empire (33,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Henry I of England (13,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
confirmed Henry as king. The peace was short-lived, and Henry invaded the Duchy of Normandy in 1105 and 1106, finally defeating Robert at the Battle of
Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (German: Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg) was a duchy ruled by the Ernestine branch of the House of Wettin in today's Thuringia, Germany
Republic of Siena (2,043 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
still active today and is the oldest surviving bank in the world. Grand Duchy of Tuscany Timeline of Siena Mario Ascheri and Bradley Franco (2019). A
Imperial Free City of Trieste (2,569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Oswald Mosley (6,416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Smethwick at a by-election in 1926 and served as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster in the Labour Government of 1929–31. He was considered a potential
Republic of San Marco (1,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Grand Duchy of Berg (607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Berg (German: Großherzogtum Berg), also known as the Grand Duchy of Berg and Cleves, was a territorial grand duchy established in 1806
Kiev Voivodeship (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Kyiv) Simeon Olelkovich and transformation of the Duchy of Kiev (appanage duchy of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania) into the Voivodeship of Kiov (Kyiv, Kiev)
Patria del Friuli (1,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
continued to be ruled for some time under its own laws and customs. The former Duchy of Friuli in the Italian Kingdom of the Lombards had been conquered by Charlemagne
Kingdom of Poland (1385–1569) (543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Poland (Polish: Królestwo Polskie; Latin: Regnum Poloniae) and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania joined in a personal union established by the Union of Krewo
Principality of Elba (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Congress of Vienna, sovereignty of the island was returned to the Grand Duchy of Tuscany. The 2006 comedy Napoleon and Me is set during the Napoleonic
House of Mindaugas (1,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The House of Mindaugas was the first royal family of Grand Duchy of Lithuania, centered on Mindaugas, the first known and undoubted sovereign of Lithuania
Duke of Sussex (618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of Sussex is a substantive title, one of several royal dukedoms, that has been created twice in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It takes its name
Rollo (3,134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
until at least 928. He was succeeded by his son William Longsword in the Duchy of Normandy that he had founded. The offspring of Rollo and his followers
Sabbioneta (1,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between great regional states: the Duchy of Milan to the west, ruled at that time by the Spanish governorate; the Duchy of Mantua to the east, over the River
Savoyard state (377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comprised the Duchy of Savoy, the Principality of Piedmont, the Duchy of Aosta and the County of Nice. From 1708, it included the Duchy of Montferrat
Prince-Bishopric of Brixen (1,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
By the late 6th century the region became part of the Agilolfing stem duchy of Bavaria, which in 788 finally fell under Frankish overlordship. Urged
Turku (5,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
autonomous grand duchy of the Russian Empire (1809) under the direct rule of the Czar and the capital of the autonomous Grand Duchy of Finland was moved
Commune of Rome (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Grand duke (2,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
grand duchies from 1815 to 1918 all now part of Germany Formerly also for some nations in Eastern and Northeastern Europe, such as the Grand Duchy of Finland
Samtskhe-Saatabago (2,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iberians Kingdom of Abkhazia First Kingdom of Kakheti & Hereti Theme of Iberia Duchy of Kldekari United Kingdom of Georgia & Golden Age Armenia within the Kingdom
Ruthenian Voivodeship (1,637 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
portion was transformed into the Ruthenian domain of the Crown, while the Duchy of Volhynia was held by Prince Lubart. With the death of Casimir III the
Duchy of Mirandola (471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Mirandola was a state which existed in Italy from 1310 until 1711, centered in Mirandola (in what is now the province of Modena) and ruled
Livonian War (7,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Kingdom of Sweden, and the Union (later Commonwealth) of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and the Kingdom of Poland. During the period 1558–1578, Russia
Belarus (13,973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kievan Rus', the Principality of Polotsk (11th to 14th centuries), the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, and the Russian Empire
Lithuanian nobility (2,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lithuanian nobility was historically a legally privileged class in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania consisting of Lithuanians, from the historical regions of Lithuania
Royal Guelphic Order (664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grand Duchy of Oldenburg House and Merit Order of Peter Frederick Louis Friedrich-August Cross Duchy of Saxe-Weimar Order of the White Falcon Duchy of Brunswick
Principality of Lucca and Piombino (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Treaty of Fontainebleau, her brother Napoleon created the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, with Elisa ruling as Grand Duchess of all Tuscany from Florence
Royal Guelphic Order (664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grand Duchy of Oldenburg House and Merit Order of Peter Frederick Louis Friedrich-August Cross Duchy of Saxe-Weimar Order of the White Falcon Duchy of Brunswick
Lithuanian nobility (2,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lithuanian nobility was historically a legally privileged class in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania consisting of Lithuanians, from the historical regions of Lithuania
Orléans (4,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kingdom, then under the Capetians it became the capital of a county then duchy held in appanage by the house of Valois-Orléans. The Valois-Orléans family
Province of Saxony (987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ernestine duchies to the south. Its shape was very irregular and it entirely surrounded enclaves of Brunswick and some of the Ernestine duchies. It also
Principality of Lucca and Piombino (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Treaty of Fontainebleau, her brother Napoleon created the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, with Elisa ruling as Grand Duchess of all Tuscany from Florence
Treaty of Stettin (1630) (3,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(German: Stettiner Allianz) was the legal framework for the occupation of the Duchy of Pomerania by the Swedish Empire during the Thirty Years' War. Concluded
Přemyslid dynasty (2,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Premysliden, Polish: Przemyślidzi) was a Czech royal dynasty which reigned in the Duchy of Bohemia and later Kingdom of Bohemia and Margraviate of Moravia (9th
Saxe-Ernestine House Order (373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
II of Saxe-Meiningen on 25 December 1833 as a joint award of the Saxon duchies. At first, the Order consisted of five classes: Grand Cross, Commander's
List of wars involving Russia (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Defeat 981 Vladimir the Great's campaign on Cherven Cities Kievan Rus' Duchy of Poland Victory 985 Vladimir the Great's campaign against Volga Bulgaria
Hetmans of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (1,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Treasury. From the end of 16th century there were two hetmans in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and two hetmans in the Crown: a Field Hetman and a Great Hetman
Channel Islands (6,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Herm and some smaller islands. They are considered the remnants of the Duchy of Normandy and, although they are not part of the United Kingdom, the UK
Duchy of Friuli (1,826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Friuli was a Lombard duchy in present-day Friuli, the first to be established after the conquest of the Italian peninsula in 568. It was
House of Hohenzollern (5,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1415 and Duke of Prussia in 1525. The Margraviate of Brandenburg and the Duchy of Prussia were ruled in personal union after 1618 and were called Brandenburg-Prussia
Christianization of Bohemia (502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christianity was related to the establishment of a new state (first the Duchy of Bohemia, later the Kingdom of Bohemia), and was implemented from the
Krosno Odrzańskie (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Empire during the 11th to 13th centuries. In 1163 Krosno was part of the Duchy of Silesia ruled by Bolesław I the Tall of the Silesian Piasts at Wrocław
List of rulers of Bavaria (1,172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deprived of his duchy for nineteen years, during which it was directly administered by the German crown. Welf I recovered the duchy in 1096, and was
Aquitaine (1,988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Landes and Gironde. In the Middle Ages, Aquitaine was a kingdom and a duchy, whose boundaries fluctuated considerably. There are traces of human settlement
Braunschweig (7,640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Principality of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1269–1432, 1754–1807, and 1813–1814), the Duchy of Brunswick (1814–1918), and the Free State of Brunswick (1918–1946). Today
Piast dynasty (1,319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Branches of the Piast dynasty continued to rule in the Duchy of Masovia and in the Duchies of Silesia until the last male Silesian Piast died in 1675
Principality of Rügen (2,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Slavic population was gradually Christianized. In the 12th century, the Duchy of Rügen not only functioned as a bridgehead for Danish expansions into
Judicate of Logudoro (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Rurik dynasty (2,665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Galicia-Volhynia (after 1199), Chernigov, Vladimir-Suzdal, and the Grand Duchy of Moscow, and the founders of the Tsardom of Rus (Tsardom of Russia). They
Treaty of Kremmen (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pomerania, recognizing the seigniory of the Brandenburg margraves over his Duchy of Pomerania-Demmin, and ceding the terrae Stargard, Wustrow and Beseritz
Marquisate of Saluzzo (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Unification of Italy. Saluzzo List of Margraves of Saluzzo County of Savoy Duchy of Savoy Piedmont Province of Cuneo Coordinates: 44°39′N 07°29′E / 44
March of Ancona (501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Judicate of Cagliari (875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Sandomierz Voivodeship (1,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
voivodeship was based on the Sandomerz ziemia, which earlier was the Duchy of Sandomierz. The Duchy of Sandomierz was created in 1138 by King Bolesław III Wrymouth
Giessen (1,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University of Giessen was founded in 1607. Giessen was included within the Grand Duchy of Hesse created in 1806 during the Napoleonic Wars. After the First World
March of Friuli (632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the continuation of the Lombard Duchy of Friuli, established against the Slavs and Avars. It was ceded to the Duchy of Bavaria as the March of Verona
Judicate of Arborea (1,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Lower Saxony (6,449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medieval period, there was a single Duchy of Saxony. The term "Lower Saxony" was used after the dissolution of the stem duchy in the late 13th century to disambiguate
House of Normandy (305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
House of Normandy designates the noble family which originates from the Duchy of Normandy and whose members were counts of Rouen, dukes of Normandy, as
Capitulation of Franzburg (2,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Franzburger Kapitulation) was a treaty providing for the capitulation of the Duchy of Pomerania to the forces of the Holy Roman Empire during the Thirty Years'
Burgundian Circle (1,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
County of Artois, ceded by France in 1493, annexed by France in 1659. the Duchy of Brabant, including the Margraviate of Antwerp. the County of Drenthe
Duchess of Cornwall (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in many retellings of Arthurian legend. Cornwall portal Duke of Cornwall Duchy of Cornwall "House of Commons – Royal Marriage". parliament.uk. Retrieved
Treaty of Landin (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the territorial losses of 1236 into his Stettin-based duchy. The terra Wolgast within the Duchy of Pomerania, which was to be inherited by the margraves
March of Ivrea (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Duchy of Merania (2,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Merania was a fiefdom of the Holy Roman Empire from 1152 until 1248. The dukes of Merania were recognised as princes of the Empire enjoying
Keeper of the Privy Purse (860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
apartments, and the Duchy of Lancaster. These are funded from the Privy Purse, which is drawn largely from the Duchy of Lancaster and the Duchy of Cornwall.
Duchy of Sora (823 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Sora was a semi-independent state in Italy, created in 1443 by King Alfonso I of Naples and dissolved in 1796. It occupied the south-eastern
Duchy of Lithuania (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Lithuania (Latin: Ducatus Lithuaniae; Lithuanian: Lietuvos kunigaikštystė) was a state-territorial formation of ethnic Lithuanians which
Duchy of Sora (823 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Sora was a semi-independent state in Italy, created in 1443 by King Alfonso I of Naples and dissolved in 1796. It occupied the south-eastern
Silesian Piasts (2,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under Bohemian suzerenity: Duchy of Niemodlin, Duchy of Cieszyn, Duchy of Racibórz, Duchy of Koźle and Bytom and the Duchy of Oświęcim and Zator. In April
Capitulation of Franzburg (2,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Franzburger Kapitulation) was a treaty providing for the capitulation of the Duchy of Pomerania to the forces of the Holy Roman Empire during the Thirty Years'
Norman architecture (2,614 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The term Norman architecture is used to categorise styles of Romanesque architecture developed by the Normans in the various lands under their dominion
Treaty of Landin (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the territorial losses of 1236 into his Stettin-based duchy. The terra Wolgast within the Duchy of Pomerania, which was to be inherited by the margraves
March of Friuli (632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the continuation of the Lombard Duchy of Friuli, established against the Slavs and Avars. It was ceded to the Duchy of Bavaria as the March of Verona
Flag of Austria (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
since 1230, it was adopted as naval ensign and flags of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany and Duchy of Modena and Reggio in the 18th and 19th century respectively
County of Kladsko (1,110 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Kladsko (Czech: Kladské hrabství, German: Grafschaft Glatz, Polish: Hrabstwo kłodzkie) was a historical administrative unit within Bohemia
Marquisate of Ceva (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Duchy of Lithuania (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Lithuania (Latin: Ducatus Lithuaniae; Lithuanian: Lietuvos kunigaikštystė) was a state-territorial formation of ethnic Lithuanians which
Rhenish Hesse (788 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territories west of the Upper Rhine river that from 1816 were part of the Grand Duchy of Hesse and of the People's State of Hesse until 1945. The hilly countryside
Mont-Saint-Martin, Meurthe-et-Moselle (48 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mont-Saint-Martin is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France. It is part of the urban area of Longwy. Communes of the Meurthe-et-Moselle
House of Montefeltro (603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Urbino in 1443. The family extinguished in the male line in 1508 and the duchy was inherited by the Della Rovere family. The family was a branch of the
Greater Poland (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
18th century, Greater Poland was incorporated into Prussia as the Grand Duchy of Posen. The region in the proper sense roughly coincides with the present-day
Duchy of Castro (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Castro was a fiefdom in central Italy formed in 1537 from a small strip of land on what is now Lazio's border with Tuscany, centred on Castro
Order of Adolphe of Nassau (1,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
civil et militaire d’Adolphe de Nassau) is an order of merit of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg for meritorious service to the Grand Duke, the Grand-Ducal
Polish Legions (Napoleonic period) (4,855 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and Egypt. When the Duchy of Warsaw was created in 1807, many of the veterans of the Legions formed a core around which the Duchy's army was raised under
Appanage (4,286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1032, when he gave the Duchy of Burgundy to his brother Robert, Robert I of Burgundy, whose descendants retained the duchy until 1361 with the extinction
Sicily (theme) (764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
which was divided into districts called tourmai, but also the mainland duchy of Calabria (Greek: δουκᾶτον Καλαυρίας, doukaton Kalavrias), which extended
Principality of Ryazan (909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Ryazan existed from 1078 when it was separated from the Chernigov Principality as the provincial Murom Principality. Sometime between
County of Burgundy (1,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feudal principality). It should not be confused with the more westerly Duchy of Burgundy, a fiefdom of Francia since 843. The area once formed part of
Milan (14,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after Rome. Milan served as the capital of the Western Roman Empire, the Duchy of Milan and the Kingdom of Lombardy–Venetia. The city proper has a population
Republic of Ancona (2,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Austro-Prussian War (5,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decision of the Austrian Governor of Holstein to permit the estates of the duchies to call up a united assembly, declaring the Austrian decision a breach
Brandenburg (3,072 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
House of Hohenzollern, which later also became the ruling house of the Duchy of Prussia and established Brandenburg-Prussia, the core of the later Kingdom
Battle of Orsha (2,173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grand Duchy of Lithuania and the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland, under the command of Hetman Konstanty Ostrogski; and the army of the Grand Duchy of Moscow
Electorate of Saxony (3,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Holy Roman Empire established when Emperor Charles IV raised the Ascanian duchy of Saxe-Wittenberg to the status of an Electorate by the Golden Bull of
Duke of Lancaster (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duke of Lancaster is the titular owner of the estates of the Duchy of Lancaster and head of the County Palatine of Lancaster. It is also an ancient
Chancellor (Poland) (1,720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth in 1795. A respective office also existed in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania since the 16th century. Today the office of the chancellor
Principality of Nitra (3,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nitriansko, Nitrava, lit. 'Duchy of Nitra, Nitravia, Nitrava'; Hungarian: Nyitrai Fejedelemség), also known as the Duchy of Nitra, was a West Slavic
Treaty of Soldin (1466) (1,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Wartislaw X of Pomerania claimed to be the rightful heir of Otto's share of the Duchy of Pomerania. The Brandenburgian elector and the Pomeranian dukes bypassed
Dessau (2,435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mini-state of Anhalt-Dessau. In 1863 two of the noble lines died out, and the Duchy of Anhalt became reunited. From 1918 to 1945, Dessau was the capital of
Order of the Crown (Württemberg) (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Grand Duchy of Oldenburg House and Merit Order of Peter Frederick Louis Friedrich-August Cross Duchy of Saxe-Weimar Order of the White Falcon Duchy of Brunswick
Teutonic Order (8,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
campaigns against its Christian neighbours, the Kingdom of Poland, the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, and the Novgorod Republic (after assimilating the Livonian
Latin Empire (3,577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Principality of Achaea the Duchy of Athens the Duchy of the Archipelago the short-lived Duchy of Philippopolis in north Thrace Further duchies were projected in
Styria (Slovenia) (1,605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
region in northeastern Slovenia, comprising the southern third of the former Duchy of Styria. The population of Styria in its historical boundaries amounts
Duchy of Franconia (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Franconia (German: Herzogtum Franken) was one of the five stem duchies of East Francia and the medieval Kingdom of Germany emerging in the
Seniorate Province (1,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
For the state of Cracow between 1846 and 1918, see Grand Duchy of Cracow. For more modern territorial division of Kraków region, see Kraków Voivodeship
Battle of Bicocca (3,341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
command of Prospero Colonna. Lautrec then withdrew from Lombardy, leaving the Duchy of Milan in Imperial hands. Having been driven from Milan by an Imperial
House of Este (1,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
legendary ancestors of the House of Este Duchy of Ferrara Duchy of Reggio Duchy of Modena and Reggio Duchy of Massa and Carrara Galleria Estense Ivan
Amnéville (124 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amnéville (French pronunciation: ​[amnevil]; German: Amenweiler, 1940–45: Stahlheim) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in northeastern
Prienai (1,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the noble Mykolas Glinskis, who, following his exile from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, became the tutor of his nephew Ivan the Terrible. In 1609
Republic of Cospaia (1,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
therefore, have tribute obligations with either the Papal States nor the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, and the goods that passed through the territory were not subject
Duke of Argyll (2,134 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of Argyll (Scottish Gaelic: Diùc Earra-Ghàidheil) is a title, created in the Peerage of Scotland in 1701 and in the Peerage of the United Kingdom
Battle of Bicocca (3,341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
command of Prospero Colonna. Lautrec then withdrew from Lombardy, leaving the Duchy of Milan in Imperial hands. Having been driven from Milan by an Imperial
Prienai (1,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the noble Mykolas Glinskis, who, following his exile from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, became the tutor of his nephew Ivan the Terrible. In 1609
Treaty of Prenzlau (531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during a series of wars between the Margraviate of Brandenburg and the Duchy of Pomerania fought for control of Pomerania-Stettin, and possession of
Highgrove House (3,692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Duchy of Cornwall from Maurice Macmillan. The Prince of Wales remodelled the Georgian house with neo-classical additions in 1987. The duchy manages
Amnéville (124 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amnéville (French pronunciation: ​[amnevil]; German: Amenweiler, 1940–45: Stahlheim) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in northeastern
Pesaro (1,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1513–1631). Under the last family, who selected it as capital of their duchy, Pesaro saw its most flourishing age, with the construction of numerous
Louis XII of France (6,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
campaign for the control of the Kingdom of Naples. Louis conquered the Duchy of Milan in 1500 and pushed forward to the Kingdom of Naples, which fell
Duke of Argyll (2,134 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of Argyll (Scottish Gaelic: Diùc Earra-Ghàidheil) is a title, created in the Peerage of Scotland in 1701 and in the Peerage of the United Kingdom
Llwynywermod (426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Llwynywermwd), also known as Llwynywormwood, is an estate owned by the Duchy of Cornwall, just outside the Brecon Beacons National Park in Carmarthenshire
Saxe-Gotha (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saxe-Gotha (German: Sachsen-Gotha) was one of the Saxon duchies held by the Ernestine branch of the Wettin dynasty in the former Landgraviate of Thuringia
Duchy of Limburg (1839–1867) (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Duchy of Limburg was a European polity created in 1839 from parts of the Dutch Province of Limburg as a result of the Treaty of London. Its territory
Seniorate Province (1,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
For the state of Cracow between 1846 and 1918, see Grand Duchy of Cracow. For more modern territorial division of Kraków region, see Kraków Voivodeship
Pomerania during the Late Middle Ages (4,100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ages covers the history of Pomerania in the 14th and 15th centuries. The Duchy of Pomerania gained the Principality of Rugia after two wars with Mecklenburg
Capital punishment in Luxembourg (72 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Capital punishment in Luxembourg was abolished for all crimes in 1979. The last execution in Luxembourg took place in 1949. Luxembourg is a member of the
Ruthenian language (1,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other names) was the group of varieties of East Slavic spoken in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and later in the East Slavic territories of the Polish–Lithuanian
Sławno (673 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adjacent territories of Pomerelia (Gdańsk Pomerania) in the east. Both duchies had previously separated from Poland as a result of the 12th-century fragmentation
Jagiellonian dynasty (4,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1471–1526). The personal union between the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (converted in 1569 with the Treaty of Lublin into the Polish–Lithuanian
Palatinate-Neuburg (486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Donau. Its area was about 2,750 km², with a population of some 100,000. The Duchy of Palatinate-Neuburg was created in 1505 as the result of the Landshut
Principality of Kiev (838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas, and it was incorporated into the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in 1362. The Principality formally existed as a distinct entity
Districts of Luxembourg (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Luxembourgish: Distrikter) were the top-level administrative divisions of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The districts were further subdivided into cantons, which
Gustav Landauer (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Landauer Landauer in 1892 Born (1870-04-07)7 April 1870 Karlsruhe, Grand Duchy of Baden Died 2 May 1919(1919-05-02) (aged 49) Munich, Bavarian Soviet Republic
Senate of Poland (3,261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
achieved when the Union of Lublin was signed and senators of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania were incorporated into the Royal Senate of Poland in order
Radoslav Čelnik (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Ragusa Serbian Despotate Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (1672–1676) Duchy of Syrmia Principality of Transylvania Principality of Wallachia Principality
Simon Dach (862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1659) was a Prussian lyrical poet and hymnwriter, born in Memel, Duchy of Prussia (now Klaipėda in Lithuania). Although brought up in humble circumstances
Frederick I of Prussia (1,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sovereignty over the Duchy of Prussia was not absolute but contingent on the continuation of the male line (in the absence of which the duchy would revert to
Republic of Noli (463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Hesse-Nassau (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hesse-Cassel), the Duchy of Nassau, the Free City of Frankfurt, areas gained from the Kingdom of Bavaria, and areas gained from the Grand Duchy of Hesse (including
Duchy of Reggio (116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Reggio was one of the states that belonged to the Duchy of Modena and Reggio, ruled by the House of Este, in the north of Italy, in a territory
Janet Royall, Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mandelson, the Business Secretary, and was appointed Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. She voted for a 100% elected House, on the last occasion that
Lu (state) (944 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Lu (Chinese: 魯, c. 1042–249 BC) was a vassal state during the Zhou dynasty of ancient China located around modern Shandong province. Founded in the 11th
Treaty of Stralsund (1354) (32 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
border disputes resulting from the wars for Rugian succession between the duchies of Mecklenburg and Pomerania. Pomerania during the Late Middle Ages
Judicate of Gallura (1,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Hesse-Homburg (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Confederation, apart from the Duchy of Limburg ruled by the King of the Netherlands (added in 1839) and the Duchy of Schleswig (1848-1851) ruled by
List of monarchs of Luxembourg (818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
became a sovereign state in 1815. In 1354 the county was elevated to a duchy. As Elisabeth had no surviving children, she sold Luxembourg to Philip III
Bazoilles-sur-Meuse (29 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bazoilles-sur-Meuse is a commune in the Vosges department in Grand Est in northeastern France. Communes of the Vosges department "Populations légales 2017"
House of Griffin (2,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Griffin dynasty (German: Greifen; Polish: Gryfici) was a dynasty ruling the Duchy of Pomerania from the 12th century until 1637. The name "Griffins" was used
Sampigny (28 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sampigny is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. Communes of the Meuse department "Populations légales 2017". INSEE
Bar-le-Duc (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
caviar". Bar-le-Duc was at one time the seat of the county, from 1354 the Duchy of Bar. Though probably of ancient origin, the town was unimportant until
March of Istria (1,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
King Alboin from 568 onwards conquered Venetia, where they established the Duchy of Friuli, part of their Kingdom of Italy. The Istrian peninsula remained
Principality of Halych (2,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Governorate Austro-Hungarian provinces Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria Duchy of Bukovina 20th-century regions and states Ukrainian People's Republic
History of Switzerland (4,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the House of Habsburg and the Duchy of Burgundy, and in the Italian Wars gained territory south of the Alps from the Duchy of Milan. The Swiss Reformation
Treaty of Templin (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brandenburg had to transfer the terra Burg Stargard, that she had won from the Duchy of Pomerania in 1236 (Treaty of Kremmen), to Mecklenburg. This area would
Vaubecourt (28 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vaubecourt is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. Communes of the Meuse department "Populations légales 2017". INSEE
Parma (3,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Free Commune 1114–1341 Duchy of Milan 1341–1513 Papal States 1513–1554 Duchy of Parma 1554–1808 First French Empire 1808–1814 Duchy of Parma, Piacenza, and
Principality of Hungary (3,263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Principality of Hungary or Duchy of Hungary (Hungarian: Magyar Nagyfejedelemség: "Hungarian Grand Principality") was the earliest documented Hungarian
Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the last sovereign Duke of Nassau, reigning from 20 August 1839 until the duchy's annexation to Kingdom of Prussia in 1866. In 1890, he became Grand Duke
State of the Teutonic Order (4,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Teutonic Order as its autonomous branch Livonian Order in 1237. In 1346, the Duchy of Estonia was sold by the King of Denmark for 19,000 Köln marks to the
Coburg (3,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
revolution of 1918, it was one of the capitals of the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. Through successful dynastic
Luxembourg (Belgium) (429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
significantly larger (70%), but much less populous than the neighbouring Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. About eighty percent of the province is part of the densely
Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the last sovereign Duke of Nassau, reigning from 20 August 1839 until the duchy's annexation to Kingdom of Prussia in 1866. In 1890, he became Grand Duke
Hesse (5,991 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territory of what is now Hesse comprised the territories of Grand Duchy of Hesse, the Duchy of Nassau, the free city of Frankfurt and the Electorate of Hesse
Coburg (3,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
revolution of 1918, it was one of the capitals of the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. Through successful dynastic
Landgraviate of Hesse-Darmstadt (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
result of the Napoleonic Wars, the landgraviate was elevated to the Grand Duchy of Hesse following the Empire's dissolution in 1806. The landgraviate comprised
Lew Sapieha (772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Commonwealth. He became Great Secretary of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in 1580, Great Clerk of the Grand Duchy in 1581, Crown Chancellor in 1585, Grand Chancellor
Grand Duchy of Kraków (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Kraków (German: Großherzogtum Krakau, Polish: Wielkie Księstwo Krakowskie) was created after the incorporation of the Free City of
Republic of Noli (463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchy of Benevento Duchy of Friuli Duchy of Ivrea Duchy of Spoleto Duchy of Tridentum Byzantine Empire (584–751) Exarchate of Ravenna (584–751) Duchy
Treaty of Stettin (1653) (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
dispute between Brandenburg and Sweden, who both claimed succession in the Duchy of Pomerania after the extinction of the local House of Pomerania during
Treaty of Stralsund (1354) (32 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
border disputes resulting from the wars for Rugian succession between the duchies of Mecklenburg and Pomerania. Pomerania during the Late Middle Ages
Henry II of England (17,309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
various times, Henry also partially controlled Scotland, Wales and the Duchy of Brittany. Henry became actively involved by the age of 14 in the efforts
Blondefontaine (34 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Blondefontaine is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Haute-Saône department
Ludwig Order (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ludwig Order (German:"Ludwigsorden"), was an order of the Grand Duchy of Hesse which was awarded to meritorious soldiers and civilians from 1807 to
Byzantine Italy (124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presence in Italy came to an end: Republic of Venice Duchy of Naples Duchy of Gaeta Duchy of Amalfi Duchy of Sorrento Likewise, the island of Sardinia maintained
Christianization of Pomerania (2,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from Slavic paganism to Christianity by Otto von Bamberg in 1124 and 1128 (Duchy of Pomerania), and in 1168 by Absalon (Principality of Rügen). Earlier attempts
Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle (1748) (1,736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and Sardinia had little choice but to comply, and signed separately. The Duchy of Modena, and Republic of Genoa joined together on 21 January 1749. The
Treaty of Templin (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brandenburg had to transfer the terra Burg Stargard, that she had won from the Duchy of Pomerania in 1236 (Treaty of Kremmen), to Mecklenburg. This area would
Duchy of Oświęcim (686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Oświęcim (Polish: Księstwo Oświęcimskie), or the Duchy of Auschwitz (German: Herzogtum Auschwitz), was one of many Duchies of Silesia, formed
Vilnius Voivodeship (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ваяводства) was one of the voivodeships in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, created in 1413, from the Duchy of Lithuania and neighbouring lands and later incorporated
Duchy of Alsace (1,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchy of Alsace (Latin: Ducatus Alsacensi, Ducatum Elisatium; German: Herzogtum Elsaß) was a large political subdivision of the Frankish Empire during
Russification of Finland (1,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Russian Empire aimed at limiting the special status of the Grand Duchy of Finland and possibly the termination of its political autonomy and cultural
States of the German Confederation (808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Margraviate of Moravia Grand Duchy of Salzburg Duchy of Carinthia Duchy of Carniola Duchy of Upper and Lower Silesia Duchy of Styria Littoral (consisting
Jarny (29 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jarny is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France. Communes of the Meurthe-et-Moselle department "Populations légales 2017"
History of Bavaria (10,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bavaria stretches from its earliest settlement and its formation as a stem duchy in the 6th century through its inclusion in the Holy Roman Empire to its
Kingdom of France (5,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(where he was still nominally subject to the Crown). Henry II inherited the Duchy of Normandy and the County of Anjou, and married France's newly single ex-queen
Uffizi (1,346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Uffizi Gallery (UK: /juːˈfɪtsi, ʊˈfiːtsi/; Italian: Galleria degli Uffizi, pronounced [ɡalleˈriːa deʎʎ ufˈfittsi]) is a prominent art museum located
Revigny-sur-Ornain (64 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Revigny-sur-Ornain is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. The Chée, a tributary of the Saulx, forms part of the commune's
Agugliastra (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states Duchy of Genoa (1815–1848) Duchy of Lucca (1815–1847) Duchy of Massa and Carrara (1814–1829) Duchy of Modena and Reggio (1814–1859) Duchy of Parma
Bavaria-Straubing (310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
v t e Dukes of Bavaria Duchy of Bavaria Upper Bavaria Lower Bavaria Bavaria-Ingolstadt Bavaria-Landshut Bavaria-Munich Bavaria-Straubing Garibald I (555–591)
Ferdinand III, Grand Duke of Tuscany (814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ferdinand III (6 May 1769 – 18 June 1824) was Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1790 to 1801 and, after a period of disenfranchisement, again from 1814 to 1824
Treaty of Schönbrunn (854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
von Metternich. France imposed harsh peace terms: Austria had to cede the Duchy of Salzburg to Bavaria and lost its access to the Adriatic Sea by waiving
Fameck (56 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fameck (German: Fameck) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. Localities of the commune: Budange (a.k.a. Budange
Final Fantasy XI (9,363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bastok, The Kingdom of San d'Oria, The Federation of Windurst, The Grand Duchy of Jeuno, The Empire of Aht Urhgan and the Sacred City of Adoulin. While
Lorry-lès-Metz (35 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lorry-lès-Metz (German: Lorringen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. Communes of the Moselle department "Populations
Raseiniai (1,034 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raseiniai (pronunciation (help·info)) (Samogitian: Raseinē, Polish: Rosienie, Yiddish: ראַסיין‎, romanized: Rasein) is a city in Lithuania. It is located
West Francia (2,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
future French holdings as Lorraine, County and Kingdom of Burgundy (the Duchy being french), Alsace and Provence in the east and southeast for example
High sheriff (3,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
each county, and signs the parchment when complete. The parchment for the Duchy of Lancaster is known as the Lites, and the ceremony of selection known
Charles, Prince of Wales (15,443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Committee published its 25th report into the Duchy of Cornwall accounts in November 2013 noting that the duchy performed well in 2012–13, increasing its
Conflans-sur-Lanterne (38 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Conflans-sur-Lanterne is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Haute-Saône
Duke of Masovia (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
developments lead to further splintering of the duchies. The following is a list of all rulers of the Duchy of Masovia and its parts. Although not all incumbents
Order of the White Falcon (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Falcon (German: Hausorden vom Weißen Falken) is a grand-ducal order of Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, founded by Duke Ernest Augustus on 2 August 1732
List of medieval great powers (1,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1300) Chagatai Khanate (1350) Grand Duchy of Lithuania (1450) Spanish Empire (since 1479) Incan Empire (1500) Grand Duchy of Moscow (1500) List of ancient
Peter III of Russia (2,728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adopted annexation of church property.[which?] Peter was born in Kiel, in the duchy of Holstein-Gottorp. His parents were Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp
Bleurville (27 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bleurville is a commune in the Vosges department in Grand Est in northeastern France. Communes of the Vosges department "Populations légales 2017". INSEE
List of rulers of Milan (1,377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
annexed the Duchy as a vacant imperial state in order to avoid other claims by the French or the collateral branches of Sforza. In 1540, the Duchy was secretly
Parchim (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seat of the short-lived Lordship of Parchim-Richenberg, a partition of the Duchy of Mecklenburg, from 1226 until 1248 when the lord relocated to Richenberg
History of Lancashire (3,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bolingbroke seized the English throne in 1399 to become Henry IV and both the duchy and palatinate have since been possessions of the crown, administered separately
Prissani (237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Polish duke Bolesław III Wrymouth conquered the area along with the Duchy of Pomerania under Wartislaw I. The tribe was subsequently Christianized