Hohenstaufen


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Ho·hen·stau·fen

 (hō′ən-shtou′fən)
Family of German rulers of the Holy Roman Empire (1138-1208 and 1212-1254). Hohenstaufens also reigned in Sicily (1194-1266).

Hohenstaufen

(ˈhəʊənˌʃtaʊfən; German hoːənˈʃtaufən)
n
(Biography) a German princely family that provided rulers of Germany (1138–1208, 1215–54), Sicily (1194–1268), and the Holy Roman Empire (1138–1254)

Ho•hen•stau•fen

(ˌhoʊ ənˈʃtaʊ fən)

n.
a member of the German princely family that ruled in Germany, Sicily, and the Holy Roman Empire in the 12th and 13th centuries.
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I wanted to go to Aquila--the opposite of Rome in every respect, and actually founded in a spirit of enmity towards that city (just as I also shall found a city some day), as a memento of an atheist and genuine enemy of the Church--a person very closely related to me,--the great Hohenstaufen, the Emperor Frederick II.
The reattribution equally affects this Lion Fountainhead, establishing the general area of Southern Italy where once it refreshed an Hauteville or a Hohenstaufen.
Santagata gives a thorough rendering of the strife between the Guelf and Ghibelline factions in Dante's Italy, the former the party of the pope, the latter that of the Holy Roman Emperor, the conflict having begun, in Italy, during the reign of Frederick I (1152-1190) of the House of Hohenstaufen.
Carlos ja havia sido sondado pelo Papado antes da candidatura de Edmundo mas aquela epoca o rei Luis IX proibira o irmao de aceitar a coroa siciliana, posto que considerava legitima a heranca de Conradino Hohenstaufen.
Charles gives Corradino and his cousin Frederico their liberty as a ruse to smoke out the Hohenstaufen contingent.
No podemos tampoco olvidar aqui una figura tan notable y polemica como la del Emperador Federico II Hohenstaufen (1194-1250), rey en Sicilia, Chipre y Jerusalen; Federico fue denominado 'Stupor mundi' por la amplitud de sus conocimientos, por su capacidad politica y su pasion vital; sabemos que se rodeo de una corte brillante, y que su guardia estaba compuesta por hombres de armas musulmanes, a quienes no afectaria una eventual excomunion papal; de el se relata tambien que habria considerado a Moises, Jesus y Mohammad en un mismo nivel, como profetas.
Regarding Christian Dietrich Grabbe as the most important practitioner of the genre, he reviews all of Grabbe s historical plays, but he places the greatest emphasis on Marius und Sulla, Die Hohenstaufen, Napoleon oder die hundert Tage, and Hannibal.
An arias collection (Decca) includes her sensational performance of "O Re dei Cieli" from Agnes von Hohenstaufen by Gaspare Spontini.
While he seems vaguely aware that Charlemagne was crowned Emperor of the Romans in 800 and later Otto I was made Emperor in 962, he appears less cognizant of the pronounced Roman component in the Hohenstaufen conception of the Empire.
45) Por su matrimonio con Constanza de Hohenstaufen, hija de Manfredo I de Sicilia, fue coronado rey de Sicilia en Palermo en 1282 tras el suceso de las Visperas Sicilianas, que supuso una gran matanza de franceses a las ordenes de Carlos de Anjou, pretendiente al trono siciliano.
Die territorial Souveranitat der einzelnen Fursten hatte sich im Laufe der deutschen Geschichte zu einer unnaturlichen Hohe entwickelt; die einzelnen Dynastien, Preu|3en nicht ausgenommen, hatten an sich dem deutschen Volke gegenuber auf Zerstucklung des letztern fur ihren Privatbesitz, auf den Souveranen Anteil am Leibe des Volkes niemals ein hoheres historisches Recht, als unter den Hohenstaufen und unter Karl V.
Benson was a renowned historian of medieval canon law and the Holy Roman Empire, particularly under the Hohenstaufen dynasty.