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  • Brandenburg-Prussia — Infobox Former Country native name = Brandenburg Preußen conventional long name = Brandenburg Prussia common name = Brandenburg Prussia continent = Europe region = Central Europe country = Germany status=State union status text= era=Holy Roman… …   Wikipedia

  • Prussia — • The Kingdom of Prussia covers 134,616 square miles and includes about 64.8 per cent of the area of the German Empire. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Prussia     Prussia      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Prussia (disambiguation) — Prussia ( de. Preußen or Preussen ) can mean:Prussia up to 18th century: *Prussia (region), a historical region along the Baltic Sea, that gave name to the later Kingdom of Prussia **Old Prussians, extinct Baltic tribes, having lived in that… …   Wikipedia

  • Brandenburg (disambiguation) — Brandenburg is one of Germany s sixteen Bundesländer (federal states).Brandenburg may also refer to:Places*Brandenburg an der Havel, a town in Brandenburg, Germany *Margraviate of Brandenburg, medieval German principality *Brandenburg Prussia, a… …   Wikipedia

  • Brandenburg-Schwedt — was a cadet line of the Hohenzollerns of Brandenburg Prussia who administered territories in the north of the Margraviate of Brandenburg. They owned territories in Schwedt Vierraden (Uckermark and Neumark) and Wildenbruch (Hinterpommern), but did …   Wikipedia

  • Brandenburg — Brandenburger, n. /bran deuhn berrg /; Ger. /brddahn deuhn boorddk /, n. 1. a state in NE central Germany. 2,700,000; 10,039 sq. mi. (26,000 sq. km.). Cap.: Potsdam. 2. a city in NE Germany. 95,203 * * * Historical region and province of Prussia …   Universalium

  • Brandenburg — Infobox German Bundesland Name = Brandenburg German name = state coa = Brandenburg Wappen.svg coa size = coa link = Coat of arms of Brandenburg capital = Potsdam area = 29478.63 area source = population = 2537800 pop ref = [cite web… …   Wikipedia

  • Prussia (region) — A cropped image of Prussia from Spread of German settlements to the Eastward, 800 1400 . (Full map.) Prussia (Old Prussian: Prūsa) is a historical region in Central Europe extending from the south eastern coast of the …   Wikipedia

  • Prussia —    Officially Brandenburg Prussia since the unification of the Duchy of Prussia with the Margraviate of Brandenburg under the Hohenzollern Dynasty in 1618, named the Kingdom of Prussia after 1701, a north German state transformed during the last… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • PRUSSIA — (Ger. Preussen), former dukedom and kingdom, the nucleus and dominant part of modern united germany (1870). The name came to signify a conglomerate of territories whose core was the electorate of brandenburg , ruled by the Hohenzollern dynast… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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