West Prussia
geographical name region N Europe bordering on the Baltic between Pomerania & East Prussia; since 1945 in Poland

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  • West Prussia — former province of Prussia, since 1945 part of Poland: chief city, Gdansk …   English World dictionary

  • West Prussia — Infobox Former Subdivision native name = Westpreußen conventional long name = West Prussia common name = West Prussia subdivision = Province nation = Prussia life span = 1773 1824 1878 1922 year start = 1773 date start = year end = 1922 date end …   Wikipedia

  • West Prussia — West′ Prus′sia n. geg a former province of Prussia: since 1945 part of Poland. German, West•preus•sen [[t]ˌvɛstˈprɔɪ sən[/t]] West′ Prus′sian, n. adj …   From formal English to slang

  • West Prussia — West Prussian. a former province of Prussia: since 1945 part of Poland. German, Westpreussen /vest prddoy seuhn/. * * * …   Universalium

  • West Prussia — West Prussian. a former province of Prussia: since 1945 part of Poland. German, Westpreussen /vest prddoy seuhn/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • West Prussia — /wɛst ˈprʌʃə/ (say west prushuh) noun a former province of Prussia, now in Poland. German, Westpreussen /ˈvɛstprɔɪsən (say vestproysuhn) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Reichsgau Danzig-West Prussia — Reichsgau Danzig Westpreußen Reichsgau Danzig West Prussia Gau of Nazi Germany …   Wikipedia

  • Posen-West Prussia — Infobox Former Subdivision conventional long name = Posen West Prussia common name = Posen West Prussia native name = Grenzmark Posen Westpreußen subdivision = Province nation = Prussia image map caption = Posen West Prussia (red), within the… …   Wikipedia

  • Administration of Danzig-West Prussia 1939–1945 — Political LeadersDanzig district / Regierungsbezirk DanzigIn 1939 the Free City of Danzig was annexed to Germany. After a brief transitional period, its territory became part of the restoredRegierungsbezirk Danzig in the Reichsgau Danzig… …   Wikipedia

  • Administration of West Prussia before 1919 — Danzig district Regierungsbezirk DanzigGoverning Presidents of Danzig Regierungspräsidenten of Danzig *1869 ndash;1876 mdash; Paul Friedrich Heinrich Gustav von Diest *1876 ndash;1878 mdash; Franz Otto Theodor von Hoffmann *1878 ndash;1879 mdash; …   Wikipedia

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