Origin of Britannic
Examples from the Web for britannic
They were summoned to surrender in the name of his Britannic Majesty, with the promise of protection for their lives only.Life & Times of Col. Daniel Boone|Cecil B. Hartley
Of themselves, no: but with Britannic soup-royal in quantity?History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
You will see how the captain of a ship in the service of His Britannic Majesty does it.'Gun running for Casement in the Easter rebellion, 1916|Karl Spindler
These were all laid out in a large room, where the remaining passengers of the Britannic were invited.In Search of a Son|William Shepard Walsh
His Britannic Majesty, we say, has in substance agreed to everything.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Volume V. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
1640s, from Latin Britannicus (see Britain).