House of Hanover

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n House of Hanover the English royal house that reigned from 1714 to 1901 (from George I to Victoria)
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Usage

In literature:

Decorum came in with the house of Hanover.
"The International Monthly, Volume 2, No. 4, March, 1851" by Various
Some of them may have known him and been familiar with that scene in Hanover Court-House.
"Historical Tales, Vol. 2 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
The street floor of one of my houses in Hanover street lets for an oyster-room.
"The Ghost" by William. D. O'Connor
They had, he said, been the most constant friends of the House of Hanover.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
England, in the name of Hanover, favored the views of the House of Austria.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX" by Various
The Revolution was long past, and the House of Hanover was firmly seated on the throne.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 20, August 1877" by Various
We all know that the Stuart family and the house of Hanover opposed each other for the crown of England.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Complete" by Thomas Paine
The rest of the army moved to Hanover Court House, where they had a rather tough time.
"History of the Sixteenth Connecticut Volunteers" by B. F. Blakeslee
The House of Hanover does not shine very much in bronze.
"Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)" by Various
Colonel Syme had represented the County of Hanover in the house of burgesses.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
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In news:

Houses in the 200 block of South Hanover Ave in Lexington, Ky. Thursday, October 18, 2012.
The New Hanover County GOP nominated Gott last week to fill the county commission seat left empty when Ted Davis replaced Danny McComas in the NC House of Representatives.
New Hanover County Commissioner Rick Catlin says he will run for the state House of Representatives.
Anybody know the status of the Prime Steak House in the Gridley building in Hanover Square.
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