Guelph Guelph, Guelf Guelf (gw[e^]lf), n. [It. Guelfo, from Welf, the name of a German family.] (Hist.) One of a faction in Germany and Italy, in the 12th and 13th centuries, which supported the House of Guelph and the pope, and opposed the Ghibellines, or faction of the German emperors.

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  • guelf — guelf; guelf·ic; …   English syllables

  • güelf — Mot Monosíl·lab Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • Guelf — or Guelph noun Etymology: Italian Guelfo Date: 1566 a member of a papal and popular political party in medieval Italy that opposed the authority of the German emperors in Italy compare Ghibelline …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • guelf — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guelf and Ghibelline — ▪ European history Guelf also spelled  Guelph        members of two opposing factions in German and Italian politics during the Middle Ages. The split between the Guelfs, who were sympathetic to the papacy, and the Ghibellines, who were… …   Universalium

  • Guelf|ic — Guelph|ic or Guelf|ic «GWEHL fihk», adjective. of or having to do with the Guelphs …   Useful english dictionary

  • Codex Guelf. 58.4 Aug. 8° — Der Codex Guelf. 58.4 Aug. 8° ist eine Sammelhandschrift, die aus zwei unterschiedlichen Texten besteht. Diese stammen aus der Zeit um 1300 bis etwa 1325. Beiden gemeinsam ist, dass sie Übersetzungen biblischer und liturgischer Texte in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Welf — Guelf, tysk fyrsteslægt som i forbund med pavemagten bekæmpede de hohenstaufiske kejsere og disse stilhængere (ghibeliner). Udviklede sig ti let politisk parti (Welfer, guelfer) hovedsagelig bestående af adel og bypatriciereer. Forskellige grene… …   Danske encyklopædi

  • guelfic — guelf·ic …   English syllables

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