or German Lausitz geographical name region E Germany NW of Silesia E of the Elbe

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  • Lusatia — ( de. Lausitz, hs. Łužica, ds. Łužyca, pl. Łużyce, cs. Lužice) is a historical region between the Bóbr and Kwisa rivers and the Elbe river in the eastern German states of Saxony and Brandenburg, south western Poland (Lower Silesian Voivodeship)… …   Wikipedia

  • Lusatia — ist: die lateinische und englische Bezeichnung für die Lausitz der Name eines Bautzener Verlages, siehe Lusatia Verlag der Name einer Leipziger Studentenverbindung, siehe Corps Lusatia Leipzig der Name einer ehemaligen Breslauer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lusatĭa — Lusatĭa, lateinischer Name für die Lausitz …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Lusatĭa — (neulat.), soviel wie Lausitz …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lusatia — Lusatĭa, lat. Name für die Lausitz …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lusatia — [lo͞o sā′shə, loo sā′shē ə] region in E Germany & SW Poland …   English World dictionary

  • Lusatia — /looh say shee euh, sheuh/, n. a region in E Germany and SW Poland, between the Elbe and Oder rivers. * * * ▪ region, Germany German  Lausitz , Sorbian (Sorb)  Luzia (from luz, “meadow”)        central European territory of the Sorbs (Lusatians,… …   Universalium

  • Lusatia — noun A region in Central Europe, belonging to Germany and, to lesser extents, Poland and the Czech Republic …   Wiktionary

  • LUSATIA —    a district of Germany, between the Elbe and the Oder, originally divided into Upper and Lower, belongs partly to Saxony and partly to Prussia; it swarmed at one time with Wends …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Lusatia — n. area of central Europe in east Germany and southwest Poland (between the Elbe and Oder rivers) …   English contemporary dictionary

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