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Palatinate meaning

palatinate - 2 dictionary results

  1. 1. The province or seigniory of a palatine; the dignity of a palatine.
  2. 2. To make a palatinate of.

palatinate - examples of usage

  1. Doctor Knipperhausen was a native of the Palatinate of Germany; from whence, in company with many of his countrymen, he had taken refuge in England, on account of religious persecution. - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists", Washington Irving.
  2. The French king's ambition to conquer, his animosity- jealousy, if you will- toward Holland, his unceasing conflict with England, added to his fierce attacks on religionists, especially in the Palatinate- all these things required the most stupendous expenditures. - "The Tapestry Book", Helen Churchill Candee.
  3. Owing to this increased demand, and the deficient supply of suitable Rhine wines at a moderate price, the manufacturers of sparkling hocks are reduced to buy much of their raw wine at a distance, and are to- day large purchasers of the growths of the Palatinate, which are less delicate than the vintages of the Rheingau, besides being deficient in that fine aroma which distinguishes genuine hock. - "Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines", Henry Vizetelly.
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