the E part of the former kingdom of the Franks, comprising parts of what is now NE France, W Germany, and Belgium.
Some—for instance, Otto, the mayor of the palace of Austrasia towards 640—were devoted to the Crown.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 8 Various
They then attacked Austrasia, which had not joined in the revolt.
Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 1 of 8 Various
Once in possession of Austrasia, Charles sought to extend his dominion over Neustria also.
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After the conquest of Neustria, Austrasia conquers Aquitaine in 760.
The Catholic World; Vol. IV.; October, 1866, to March, 1867. E. Rameur
He ruled Neustria, while Carloman, his brother, ruled Austrasia (741-747).
The Rise of the Mediaeval Church Alexander Clarence Flick
Dagobert, king of Austrasia, a pupil in college of Slane, 590.
Insula Sanctorum et Doctorum John Healy
Meanwhile his wife, Brunhilda, had long ago been set free to go from Rouen to Austrasia.
The Story of Rouen Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
Introduced by missionaries on the continent, they were re-copied, augmented and continued, especially in the kingdom of Austrasia.
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In the year 613, when she was over eighty years old, she was put to a cruel death by the nobles of Austrasia.
Woman under Monasticism Lina Eckenstein
A war, incessantly renewed, between the kings of Austrasia and Neustria followed.
A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
the eastern region of the kingdom of the Merovingian Franks that had its capital at Metz and lasted from 511 ad until 814 ad. It covered the area now comprising NE France, Belgium, and western Germany
a monarchy (1867–1918) in central Europe that included the empire of Austria, the kingdom of Hungary, and various crown lands. Contemporary Examples A century ago today, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary embarked on his fatal journey to Sarajevo. Wounds of World War I Have Yet to Heal Michael F. Bishop June 27, 2014 Threatened by […]
a republic in central Europe. 32,381 sq. mi. (83,865 sq. km). Capital: Vienna. Contemporary Examples They went ignored for months, until my phone rang one afternoon, and a distinctive austrian accent came through the receiver. Remembering Maria Altmann, Holocaust Hero Who Won Back Klimt Paintings Isabel Wilkinson February 7, 2011 She gave up her U.S […]
- Austrian blind
noun a window blind consisting of rows of vertically gathered fabric that may be drawn up to form a series of ruches
- Austrian pine
a widely cultivated pine, Pinus nigra, native to Europe and Asia Minor, growing to a height of more than 100 feet (30 meters), often planted as a windbreak. Historical Examples The Austrian pine is one of those that do well on poor soils, and takes kindly to chalk. Wayside and Woodland Trees Edward Step