Württemberg


Württemberg

Württemberg [wur-tuh m-burg; German vyr-tuh m-berk] Examples noun

  1. a former state in SW Germany: now part of Baden-Württemberg.

Examples from the Web for wurttemberg Historical Examples of wurttemberg

  • In front rode a detachment of Wurttemberg hussars and behind them rode the King of Naples himself accompanied by a numerous suite.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • He explained quietly that he did not belong here, but was making a tour of the parishes of Wurttemberg and Baden.

    Three More John Silence Stories

    Algernon Blackwood

  • The lowest known depth to which man had hitherto penetrated was in the mines of Kitzbuhel, in the Tirol, and those of Wurttemberg.

    A Journey to the Centre of the Earth

    Jules Verne

  • British Dictionary definitions for wurttemberg Württemberg noun

    1. a historic region and former state of S Germany; since 1952 part of the state of Baden-Württemberg

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