eitel, knot, nodule, cf.
30 he had sighted the lofty ranges of the Andes, and the " Prinz Eitel Friedrich," an armed merchantman, had been sent into Valparaiso to coal, while the squadron cruised at slow speed out of sight of the port.
The influence of the Swabian branch of the Hohenzollerns was weakened by several partitions of its lands; but early in the 16th century it rose to some eminence through Count Eitel Frederick II.
Eitel received from this emperor the district of Haigerloch, and in 1534 his grandson Charles (d.
Eitel Frederick IV.
CHARLES (KARL EITEL ZEPHYRIN LUDWIG; in Rum.
Eitel, Der Kirchenstaat unter Klemens V.
After securing his flank and rear by taking Norham, Wark and Eitel castles, he awaited the approach of Surrey's army at Ford castle, behind which lies Flodden Edge, a strong position, which he presently occupied.
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