This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

anhalt

anhalt

anhalt Sentence Examples

  • DESSAU, a town of Germany, capital of the duchy of Anhalt, on the left bank of the Mulde, 2 m.

    0
    0
  • Besides the rock-salt, which is excavated by blasting, the saline deposits of Stassfurt yield a considerable quantity of deliquescent salts and other saline products, which have encouraged the foundation of numerous chemical factories in the town and in the neighbouring village of Leopoldshall, which lies in Anhalt territory.

    0
    0
  • FRIEDRICH LUDWIG GEORG VON RAUMER (1781-1873), German historian, was born at Worlitz in Anhalt on the 14th of May 1781.

    0
    0
  • 1822), as Kammerdirektor in Anhalt, did excellent service to agriculture.

    0
    0
  • Aschersleben was probably founded in the 11th century by Count Esico of Ballenstedt, the ancestor of the house of Anhalt, whose grandson, Otto, called himself count of Ascania and Aschersleben, deriving the former part of the title from his castle in the neighbourhood of the town.

    0
    0
  • ALEXISBAD, a spa of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, lying under the Harz mountains, 1000 ft.

    0
    0
  • von Anhalt and seine Sohne (Dessau, 1852); G.

    0
    0
  • JOHANN ARNDT (1555-1621), German Lutheran theologian, was born at Ballenstedt, in Anhalt, and studied in several universities.

    0
    0
  • In 1603 it passed to the house of Anhalt and was later the property of the empress Catherine II.

    0
    0
  • Wolfgang of Anhalt, and by the representatives of Nuremberg and Reutlingen.

    0
    0
  • BERNBURG, a town in the duchy of Anhalt, Germany, on the Saale, 29 m.

    0
    0
  • This Book of Concord was accepted by the Lutheran churches of Sweden and of Hungary in 1593 and 1597; but it was rejected by the Lutheran churches of Denmark, of Hesse, of Anhalt, of Pomerania and of several of the imperial cities.

    0
    0
  • This category includes German places in the Kingdom of Saxony, in the Prussian province of Saxony, in the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, in the Duchies of Anhalt, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Saxe-Altenburg, and Saxe-Meiningen, and in the Principalities of Reuss, Schwarzburg-Sondershausen and Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt.

    0
    0
  • Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • The badge is a gold oval bearing in gold a crowned and collared bear on a crenellated wall; below the ring by which the badge is attached to the ribbon is a shield with the arms of the house of Anhalt, on the reverse those of the house of Ascania.

    0
    0
  • ZERBST, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, situated on the Nuthe, II m..N.W.

    0
    0
  • In 1307 it came into the possession of the Anhalt family, and from 1603 till 1793 was the capital of the collateral branch of AnhaltZerbst.

    0
    0
  • Political Divisions.The empire is composed of the following twenty-six states and divisions: the kingdoms of Prussia, Bavaria, Saxony and Wtirttemberg; the grand-duchies of Baden, Hesse, Mecklenburg-Schwerin,, Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Oldenburg and Saxe-Weimar; the duchies of Anhalt, Brunswick, Saxe-Altenburg, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and Saxe-Meiningen; the principalities of Lippe-Detmold, Reuss-Greiz, Reuss-Schleiz, Schaumburg-Lippe, Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, SchwarzburgSondershausen and Waldeck-Pyrmont; the, free towns of Bremen, Hamburg and Lubeck, and the imperial territory of Alsace-Lorraine.

    0
    0
  • country, but the eastern por- Saxe-Coburg-Gotha tion of the northern lowlands Anhalt is well provided with timber.

    0
    0
  • There are two centres of the beet sugar production: Magdeburg for the districts Prussian Saxony, Hanover, Brunswick, Anhalt and Thuringia, and Frankfort-on-Oder at the centre of the group Silesia, Brandenburg and Pomerania.

    0
    0
  • The provinces of Saxony and Hanover, with Thuringia and Anhalt, produce half the whole amount.

    0
    0
  • It centres mainly in the Prussian province of Saxony, where Magdeburg is the chief market for the whole of Germany, in Anhalt, BrunsSugar.

    0
    0
  • ,, Anhalt I 2

    0
    0
  • The second system mentioned above (Burgermeistereiverfassung) prevails in the Rhine province, the Bavarian Palatinate, Hesse, Saxe-Weimar, Anhalt, Waldeck and the principalities of Reuss and Schwarzburg.

    0
    0
  • Anhalt 301,953 11,699

    0
    0
  • Apostolic vicariates exist in Dresden (for Saxony), and others for Anhalt and the northern missions.

    0
    0
  • But neither desertion nor death was able to crush entirely the militant Protestants, among whom Christian, prince of Anhalt (1568-1630), was rapidly becoming the most prominent figure.

    0
    0
  • Thus, under Maximilian of Bavaria and Christian of Anhalt respectively the two great parties were gaining a better idea of their own needs and of each others aims and were watching vigilantly the position in the duchies of Cleves, Julich and Berg, where a dispute over the succession was impending.

    0
    0
  • The chiefs of the Houses of Anhalt and Luneburg, Duke Henry of Saxony, Joachim II.

    0
    0
  • In October 1585 the electress Anna died, and a few weeks later Augustus married Agnes Hedwig, a daughter of Joachim Ernest, prince of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Rudolph never forgave the treachery of his brother, and was secretly negotiating (at the time when he again appeared as champion of Catholicism) with Christian of Anhalt, the leader of the German Protestants.

    0
    0
  • BALLENSTEDT, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, on the river Getel, 20 m.

    0
    0
  • The palace of the dukes of Anhalt, standing on an eminence, contains a library and collections of various kinds, including a good picture gallery.

    0
    0
  • COTHEN, or Kothen, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt on the Ziethe, at the junction of several railway lines, 42 m.

    0
    0
  • In 1547 the town was taken from its prince, Wolfgang (a cadet of the house of Anhalt), who had joined the league of Schmalkalden, and given by the emperor Charles V., with the rest of the prince's possessions, to the Spanish general and painter, Felipe Ladron y Guevara (1510-1563), from whom it was, however, soon repurchased.

    0
    0
  • NIENBURG ON THE SAALE, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, situated at the influx of the Bode into the Saale, 6 m.

    0
    0
  • m., of which 455 belong to Prussia, 286 to Brunswick and 43 to Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • ANHALT, a duchy of Germany, and a constituent state of the German empire, formed, in 1863, by the amalgamation of the two duchies Anhalt-Dessau-Cothen and Anhalt-Bernburg, and comprising all the various Anhalt territories which were sundered apart in 1603.

    0
    0
  • The country now known as Anhalt consists of two larger portions - Eastern and Western Anhalt, separated by the interposition of a part of Prussian Saxony - and of five enclaves surrounded byPrussian territory, viz.

    0
    0
  • Of the manufactures of Anhalt, the chief are its sugar factories, distilleries, breweries and chemical works.

    0
    0
  • By convention with Prussia of 1867 the Anhalt troops form a contingent of the Prussian army.

    0
    0
  • During the 11th century the greater part of Anhalt was included in the duchy of Saxony, and in the 12th century it came under the rule of Albert the Bear, margrave of Brandenburg.

    0
    0
  • 1059 or 1060) appears to have been the first to bear the title of count of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Esico's grandson, Otto the Rich, count of Ballenstedt, was the father of Albert the Bear, by whom Anhalt was united with the mark of Brandenburg.

    0
    0
  • When Albert died in 1170, his son Bernard, who received the title of duke of Saxony in 1180, became count of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Bernard died in 1212, and Anhalt, separated from Saxony, passed to his, son Henry, who in 1218 took the title of prince and was the real founder of the house of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • 1516) left three sons, John II., George III., and Joachim, who ruled their lands together for many years, and who, like Prince Wolfgang, favoured the reformed doctrines, which thus became dominant in Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • This division, however, was only temporary, as the acquisition of Cothen, and a series of deaths among the ruling princes, enabled Joachim Ernest, a son of John II., to unite the whole of Anhalt under his rule in 1570.

    0
    0
  • Joachim Ernest died in 1586 and his five sons ruled the land in common until 1603, when Anhalt was again divided, and the lines of Dessau, Bernburg, Plotzkau, Zerbst and Cothen were refounded.

    0
    0
  • In 1635 an arrangement was made by the various princes of Anhalt, which gave a certain authority to the eldest member of the family, who was thus able to represent the principality as a whole.

    0
    0
  • In the same year the princes of Anhalt decided that if any branch of the family became extinct its lands should be equally divided between the remaining branches.

    0
    0
  • The growth of Prussia provided Anhalt with a formidable neighbour, and the establishment and practice of primogeniture by all branches of the family prevented further divisions of the principality.

    0
    0
  • Under Louis's successor Ferdinand, who was a Roman Catholic and brought the Jesuits into Anhalt, the state of the finances grew worse and led to the interference of the king of Prussia and to the appointment of a Prussian official.

    0
    0
  • Leopold IV., who reigned from 1817 to 1871, had the satisfaction in 1863 of reuniting the whole of Anhalt under his rule.

    0
    0
  • He took the title of duke of Anhalt, summoned one Landtag for the whole of the duchy, and in 1866 fought for Prussia against Austria.

    0
    0
  • In 1871 Anhalt became a state of the German Empire.

    0
    0
  • became duke of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • von Heinemann, Codex diplomaticus Anhaltinus (Dessau, 1867-1883); Siebigk, Das Herzogthum Anhalt historisch, geographisch and statistisch dargestellt (Dessau, 1867).

    0
    0
  • It is, however, very irregular in form, entirely surrounding parts of Brunswick and the Thuringian states, and itself possessing several exclaves, while the northern portion is almost severed from the southern by the duchy of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Naumann humbly began at COthen a treatise on the birds of the principality of Anhalt, which on its completion in 1804 was found to have swollen into an ornithology of northern Germany and the neighbouring countries.

    0
    0
  • DESSAU, a town of Germany, capital of the duchy of Anhalt, on the left bank of the Mulde, 2 m.

    0
    0
  • Besides the rock-salt, which is excavated by blasting, the saline deposits of Stassfurt yield a considerable quantity of deliquescent salts and other saline products, which have encouraged the foundation of numerous chemical factories in the town and in the neighbouring village of Leopoldshall, which lies in Anhalt territory.

    0
    0
  • FRIEDRICH LUDWIG GEORG VON RAUMER (1781-1873), German historian, was born at Worlitz in Anhalt on the 14th of May 1781.

    0
    0
  • 1822), as Kammerdirektor in Anhalt, did excellent service to agriculture.

    0
    0
  • Aschersleben was probably founded in the 11th century by Count Esico of Ballenstedt, the ancestor of the house of Anhalt, whose grandson, Otto, called himself count of Ascania and Aschersleben, deriving the former part of the title from his castle in the neighbourhood of the town.

    0
    0
  • ALEXISBAD, a spa of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, lying under the Harz mountains, 1000 ft.

    0
    0
  • von Anhalt and seine Sohne (Dessau, 1852); G.

    0
    0
  • JOHANN ARNDT (1555-1621), German Lutheran theologian, was born at Ballenstedt, in Anhalt, and studied in several universities.

    0
    0
  • In 1603 it passed to the house of Anhalt and was later the property of the empress Catherine II.

    0
    0
  • Wolfgang of Anhalt, and by the representatives of Nuremberg and Reutlingen.

    0
    0
  • BERNBURG, a town in the duchy of Anhalt, Germany, on the Saale, 29 m.

    0
    0
  • This Book of Concord was accepted by the Lutheran churches of Sweden and of Hungary in 1593 and 1597; but it was rejected by the Lutheran churches of Denmark, of Hesse, of Anhalt, of Pomerania and of several of the imperial cities.

    0
    0
  • This category includes German places in the Kingdom of Saxony, in the Prussian province of Saxony, in the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, in the Duchies of Anhalt, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Saxe-Altenburg, and Saxe-Meiningen, and in the Principalities of Reuss, Schwarzburg-Sondershausen and Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt.

    0
    0
  • The badge is a gold oval bearing in gold a crowned and collared bear on a crenellated wall; below the ring by which the badge is attached to the ribbon is a shield with the arms of the house of Anhalt, on the reverse those of the house of Ascania.

    0
    0
  • ZERBST, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, situated on the Nuthe, II m..N.W.

    0
    0
  • In 1307 it came into the possession of the Anhalt family, and from 1603 till 1793 was the capital of the collateral branch of AnhaltZerbst.

    0
    0
  • Political Divisions.The empire is composed of the following twenty-six states and divisions: the kingdoms of Prussia, Bavaria, Saxony and Wtirttemberg; the grand-duchies of Baden, Hesse, Mecklenburg-Schwerin,, Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Oldenburg and Saxe-Weimar; the duchies of Anhalt, Brunswick, Saxe-Altenburg, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and Saxe-Meiningen; the principalities of Lippe-Detmold, Reuss-Greiz, Reuss-Schleiz, Schaumburg-Lippe, Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, SchwarzburgSondershausen and Waldeck-Pyrmont; the, free towns of Bremen, Hamburg and Lubeck, and the imperial territory of Alsace-Lorraine.

    0
    0
  • country, but the eastern por- Saxe-Coburg-Gotha tion of the northern lowlands Anhalt is well provided with timber.

    0
    0
  • There are two centres of the beet sugar production: Magdeburg for the districts Prussian Saxony, Hanover, Brunswick, Anhalt and Thuringia, and Frankfort-on-Oder at the centre of the group Silesia, Brandenburg and Pomerania.

    0
    0
  • The provinces of Saxony and Hanover, with Thuringia and Anhalt, produce half the whole amount.

    0
    0
  • It centres mainly in the Prussian province of Saxony, where Magdeburg is the chief market for the whole of Germany, in Anhalt, BrunsSugar.

    0
    0
  • ,, Anhalt I 2

    0
    0
  • The second system mentioned above (Burgermeistereiverfassung) prevails in the Rhine province, the Bavarian Palatinate, Hesse, Saxe-Weimar, Anhalt, Waldeck and the principalities of Reuss and Schwarzburg.

    0
    0
  • Anhalt 301,953 11,699

    0
    0
  • Apostolic vicariates exist in Dresden (for Saxony), and others for Anhalt and the northern missions.

    0
    0
  • But neither desertion nor death was able to crush entirely the militant Protestants, among whom Christian, prince of Anhalt (1568-1630), was rapidly becoming the most prominent figure.

    0
    0
  • Thus, under Maximilian of Bavaria and Christian of Anhalt respectively the two great parties were gaining a better idea of their own needs and of each others aims and were watching vigilantly the position in the duchies of Cleves, Julich and Berg, where a dispute over the succession was impending.

    0
    0
  • The chiefs of the Houses of Anhalt and Luneburg, Duke Henry of Saxony, Joachim II.

    0
    0
  • In October 1585 the electress Anna died, and a few weeks later Augustus married Agnes Hedwig, a daughter of Joachim Ernest, prince of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Rudolph never forgave the treachery of his brother, and was secretly negotiating (at the time when he again appeared as champion of Catholicism) with Christian of Anhalt, the leader of the German Protestants.

    0
    0
  • BALLENSTEDT, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, on the river Getel, 20 m.

    0
    0
  • The palace of the dukes of Anhalt, standing on an eminence, contains a library and collections of various kinds, including a good picture gallery.

    0
    0
  • COTHEN, or Kothen, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt on the Ziethe, at the junction of several railway lines, 42 m.

    0
    0
  • In 1547 the town was taken from its prince, Wolfgang (a cadet of the house of Anhalt), who had joined the league of Schmalkalden, and given by the emperor Charles V., with the rest of the prince's possessions, to the Spanish general and painter, Felipe Ladron y Guevara (1510-1563), from whom it was, however, soon repurchased.

    0
    0
  • Great light has been thrown upon Sarpi's real belief and the motives of his conduct by the letters of Christoph von Dohna, envoy of Christian, prince of Anhalt, to Venice, published by Moritz Ritter in the Briefe and Acten zur Geschichte des dreissigjahrigen Krieges, vol.

    0
    0
  • NIENBURG ON THE SAALE, a town of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, situated at the influx of the Bode into the Saale, 6 m.

    0
    0
  • m., of which 455 belong to Prussia, 286 to Brunswick and 43 to Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • ANHALT, a duchy of Germany, and a constituent state of the German empire, formed, in 1863, by the amalgamation of the two duchies Anhalt-Dessau-Cothen and Anhalt-Bernburg, and comprising all the various Anhalt territories which were sundered apart in 1603.

    0
    0
  • The country now known as Anhalt consists of two larger portions - Eastern and Western Anhalt, separated by the interposition of a part of Prussian Saxony - and of five enclaves surrounded byPrussian territory, viz.

    0
    0
  • Of the manufactures of Anhalt, the chief are its sugar factories, distilleries, breweries and chemical works.

    0
    0
  • By convention with Prussia of 1867 the Anhalt troops form a contingent of the Prussian army.

    0
    0
  • During the 11th century the greater part of Anhalt was included in the duchy of Saxony, and in the 12th century it came under the rule of Albert the Bear, margrave of Brandenburg.

    0
    0
  • 1059 or 1060) appears to have been the first to bear the title of count of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Esico's grandson, Otto the Rich, count of Ballenstedt, was the father of Albert the Bear, by whom Anhalt was united with the mark of Brandenburg.

    0
    0
  • When Albert died in 1170, his son Bernard, who received the title of duke of Saxony in 1180, became count of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • Bernard died in 1212, and Anhalt, separated from Saxony, passed to his, son Henry, who in 1218 took the title of prince and was the real founder of the house of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • 1516) left three sons, John II., George III., and Joachim, who ruled their lands together for many years, and who, like Prince Wolfgang, favoured the reformed doctrines, which thus became dominant in Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • This division, however, was only temporary, as the acquisition of Cothen, and a series of deaths among the ruling princes, enabled Joachim Ernest, a son of John II., to unite the whole of Anhalt under his rule in 1570.

    0
    0
  • Joachim Ernest died in 1586 and his five sons ruled the land in common until 1603, when Anhalt was again divided, and the lines of Dessau, Bernburg, Plotzkau, Zerbst and Cothen were refounded.

    0
    0
  • In 1635 an arrangement was made by the various princes of Anhalt, which gave a certain authority to the eldest member of the family, who was thus able to represent the principality as a whole.

    0
    0
  • In the same year the princes of Anhalt decided that if any branch of the family became extinct its lands should be equally divided between the remaining branches.

    0
    0
  • The growth of Prussia provided Anhalt with a formidable neighbour, and the establishment and practice of primogeniture by all branches of the family prevented further divisions of the principality.

    0
    0
  • Under Louis's successor Ferdinand, who was a Roman Catholic and brought the Jesuits into Anhalt, the state of the finances grew worse and led to the interference of the king of Prussia and to the appointment of a Prussian official.

    0
    0
  • Leopold IV., who reigned from 1817 to 1871, had the satisfaction in 1863 of reuniting the whole of Anhalt under his rule.

    0
    0
  • He took the title of duke of Anhalt, summoned one Landtag for the whole of the duchy, and in 1866 fought for Prussia against Austria.

    0
    0
  • In 1871 Anhalt became a state of the German Empire.

    0
    0
  • became duke of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • von Heinemann, Codex diplomaticus Anhaltinus (Dessau, 1867-1883); Siebigk, Das Herzogthum Anhalt historisch, geographisch and statistisch dargestellt (Dessau, 1867).

    0
    0
  • It is, however, very irregular in form, entirely surrounding parts of Brunswick and the Thuringian states, and itself possessing several exclaves, while the northern portion is almost severed from the southern by the duchy of Anhalt.

    0
    0
  • The craziness doesn't stop there, as Prince Frederick von Anhalt, the husband of Zsa Zsa Gabor, has now indicated that he may be the baby's father.

    0
    0
Browse other sentences examples →