Electoral Palatinate
a historical territory of the Holy Roman Empire, a palatinate administered by a count palatine

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  • Palatinate-Sulzbach — was the name of two separate states of the Holy Roman Empire located in modern Amberg Sulzbach, Bavaria, Germany. Palatinate Sulzbach (1569 1604) Palatinate Sulzbach Pfalz Sulzbach 1569 1604 Capital Circle Bench Sulzbach Bavarian Council of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Palatinate (region) — For other uses, see Palatinate (disambiguation). Location of Palatinate in Rhineland Palatinate The Palatinate (German: Pfalz from Latin: Palātium, palace; Pfälzer dialect: Palz), historically also Rhenish Palatinate (German …   Wikipedia

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  • Palatinate — A palatinate is a territory administered by a count palatine, originally the direct representative of a sovereign, but later the hereditary ruler of the territory subject to the crown s overlordship. In Poland the Palatines remained non… …   Wikipedia

  • Palatinate — Pa*lat i*nate, prop. n. Either of two regions in Germany, formerly divisions of the Holy Roman Empire; the Lower Palatinate or Rhine Palatinate is now within the Rhineland Palatinate; the Upper Palatinate is now within Bavaria. It is usually… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palatinate — palatinal, adj. /peuh lat n ayt , it/, n. 1. the. either of two historic regions of Germany that constituted an electorate of the Holy Roman Empire: one (Lower Palatinate or Rhine Palatinate) is now part of Rhineland Palatinate and the other… …   Universalium

  • House of Palatinate-Simmern — Palatinate Simmern Arms Palatinate Simmern (German: Pfalz Simmern) was one of the collateral lines of the Palatinate line of the House of Wittelsbach. The Palatinate line of the House of Wittelsbach was divided into four lines after the death of… …   Wikipedia

  • Rhenish Palatinate — • A former German electorate Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Rhenish Palatinate     Rhenish Palatinate     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

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