of or relating to the former ruling house of Hanover.
a supporter of the house of Hanover.
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How to use Hanoverian in a sentence
The French convention decreed that no quarters be given to British and Hanoverian soldiers.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
His cavalry fully held their own, driving some of the Danish and Hanoverian squadrons back across the Nebel.Battles of English History | H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George
And, of course, the Hanoverian much more; through which lies the other Great Road!History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XV. (of XXI.) | Thomas Carlyle
An Hanoverian baron was observed to follow the princess' route wherever she went.
Their defenders were now treated to the enfilade fire of a number of Hanoverian batteries that galloped down to Little Waltham.The Invasion | William Le Queux
British Dictionary definitions for Hanoverian
of, relating to, or situated in Hannover
of or relating to the princely house of Hanover or to the monarchs of England or their reigns from 1714 to 1901
a member or supporter of the house of Hanover
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