Upper Palatinate

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Upper Palatinate

Upper Palatinate

n
(Historical Terms) See Palatinate

Pa•lat•i•nate

(pəˈlæt nˌeɪt, -ɪt)

n.
1. the. German, Pfalz. either of two historic regions of Germany that constituted an electorate of the Holy Roman Empire: one (Lower Palatinate or Rhine Palatinate) is now part of Rhineland-Palatinate, and the other (Upper Palatinate) is now part of Bavaria.
2. a native or inhabitant of the Palatinate.
3. (l.c.) the territory under a palatine.
Translations
Haut-Palatinat
References in classic literature ?
And because we lived in the shadow of the police, we opened oysters and fed them to them with squirts of pepper sauce, and rushed the growler or got stronger stuff in bottles.