- a region in E Germany and SW Poland, between the Elbe and Oder rivers.
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Historical Examples of lusatia
Lusatia has a literature of her own, and no one is acquainted with it.
The operation of this patent extended to Moravia, but not to Silesia and Lusatia.
Electoral Saxony received Lusatia and part of the territory of Magdeburg.A History of Germany
Lusatia was given by Henry I, as a fief, to the margrave of Meissen.
Or rather some writers in Lusatia and the Austrian provinces comprised in the kingdom of Illyria.
- a region of central Europe, lying between the upper reaches of the Elbe and Oder Rivers: now mostly in E Germany, extending into SW Poland; inhabited chiefly by Sorbs