Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saxe-Coburg-Gotha the name of the royal family that ruled Great Britain from 1901-1917; the name was changed to Windsor in 1917 in response to anti-German feelings in World War I
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Usage

In literature:

The Reuiss-Schleitz, or Saxe-Coburg Gotha, would have gone inside it comfortably.
"In Search of the Castaways" by Jules Verne
King Edward had three brothers and five sisters, two brothers falling heir in turn to the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
"Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights" by Kelly Miller
Finally, Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha consented to embark on the great adventure of ruling Bulgaria.
"Bulgaria" by Frank Fox
The Dukes of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha-Meiningen exchanged their respective possessions.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Queen Victoria betrothed to her cousin, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 4" by Various
France wants peace, Belgium wants peace, Saxe-Coburg wants peace; and Saxe-Gotha wants peace!
"Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)" by Various
In February 1840, however, Her Majesty had married her cousin, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 5" by Various
I believe that Gotha belongs to the Duke of Saxe-Coburg, brother of the Queen of England, or something.
"Music-Study in Germany" by Amy Fay
Saxe Coburg Gotha and Saxe Meiningen have also separate crosses of merit in science and art.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8" by Various
Dukedoms: Anhalt, Brunswick, Saxe-Altenburg, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Saxe-Meiningen, Saxe-Weimar.
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim
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In news:

Kaiser Wilhelm II after all was the grand son of British Queen Victoria who in turn descended from the Royal House of Hannover and married Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
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