The Danish ethnic minority in Southern Schleswig, Germany, has existed by this name since 1920, when the Schleswig Plebiscite split German-ruled Schleswig into two parts: Northern Schleswig, with a Danish majority and a German minority was united with Denmark, while Southern Schleswig remained a part of Germany and had a German majority and Danish and Frisian minority populations.
The most famous beer brands have their origin in the federal state of Schleswig-Holstein and are Flensburger Pilsener and Dithmarscher Pilsener. Hot drink specialities are particularly ‘Tote Tante’ (‘dead aunt’), ‘Pharisäer’ (‘pharisee’, a coffee drink with rum ) and ‘Punch’ (a kind of glogg ).
The Holsteiner breed has been bred in the northernmost region of Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, for over 700 years. The windswept coastal marshes where the breed originated are characterized by rich, wet soil that could dry out and turn concrete-like in a matter of hours.
- Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
- German sport horse bred for show jumping, primarily grey and bay in color.
The current version was adopted by the government of Schleswig-Holstein on 18 January 1957. In fact, it is usual in German heraldry for charges in a composite coat of arms to turn to face the center; this practice is known as heraldic courtoisie ('courtesy').
The House of Oldenburg is a European dynasty of North German/Danish origin. It is one of Europe's most influential royal houses, with branches that rule or have ruled in Denmark, Iceland, Greece, Norway, Russia, Sweden, Schleswig, Holstein, and Oldenburg.
Guide to Schleswig-Holstein, Germany ancestry, family history, and genealogy after 1945: birth records, marriage records, death records. Historical Background [ edit | edit source ] In 1865, the German Confederation, led by Prussia and Austria, defeated the Danes in the Second War of Schleswig.
Albert, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein (Albert John Charles Frederick Alfred George; 26 February 1869 – 27 April 1931), was a grandson of Queen Victoria.He was the second son of Victoria's daughter, Princess Helena, by her husband Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein.
The Schleswig Coldblood (German: Schleswiger Kaltblut, Danish: Slesvigsk Koldblod) is a breed of medium-sized draught horse originally from the historic Schleswig region of the Jutland Peninsula, which today is divided between modern Denmark and Germany, and from which its name derives.
A second possible solution is that these Angles of Ptolemy are not those of Schleswig at all. According to Julius Pokorny, the Angri- in Angrivarii, the -angr in Hardanger and the Angl- in Anglii all come from the same root meaning "bend", but in different senses. In other words, the similarity of the names is strictly coincidental and does not ...
Die zweite wichtige Gruppe des Schleswig-Holsteinischen Adels sind die sogenannten Recepti (Aufgenommenen), die durch einen besonderen Rechtsakt unbedingt oder bedingt, also nur soweit ein Adliges Gut in Schleswig-Holstein im Eigentum der Familie war, rezipierten, d. h. in die Ritterschaft aufgenommenen Familien. Hier muss man wieder zwischen ...