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English noun: Hanover

1. Hanover (location) a port city in northwestern Germany; formerly a member of the Hanseatic League


SynonymsHannover


Instance hypernymcity, metropolis, port, urban center


Part meronymDeutschland, Federal Republic of Germany, FRG, Germany


Member meronymHanseatic League

2. Hanover (group) the English royal house that reigned from 1714 to 1901 (from George I to Victoria)


SynonymsHanoverian line, House of Hanover


Broader (hypernym)dynasty, royal family, royal house, royal line, royalty


Member holonymGeorge, George, George, George, George I, George II, George III, George IV, Hanoverian, Hanoverian, Queen Victoria, Victoria









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