Austria vs Habsburg - What's the difference?

austria | habsburg |

As proper nouns the difference between austria and habsburg

is that austria is austria while habsburg is an alpine castle in aargau canton, northern switzerland.

As a noun habsburg is

a member of the habsburg noble family.


Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A country in Central Europe, a member state of the European Union. Official name: Republic of Austria ().
  • See also

    * *


    * (l) English words suffixed with -ia ----



    Alternative forms

    * Hapsburg

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • An Alpine castle in Aargau canton, northern Switzerland.
  • A Swabian noble family named after it, which became the ruling (hereditary) dynasty of Austria, at times other countries (mainly in Iberia and the former Burgundian territories) and supplied successive (elected) emperors of the Holy Roman Empire.
  • Synonyms

    * (dynasty) Habsburgers (p)

    Derived terms

    * Habsburger


    (en noun)
  • a member of the Habsburg noble family