Burgundian vs Habsburg - What's the difference?

burgundian | habsburg |

As proper nouns the difference between burgundian and habsburg

is that burgundian is an inhabitant of burgundy or a person of burgundy descent while habsburg is an alpine castle in aargau canton, northern switzerland.

As an adjective burgundian

is pertaining to burgundy, its people or its language.

As a noun habsburg is

a member of the habsburg noble family.


Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • An inhabitant of Burgundy or a person of Burgundy descent.
  • A member of the Burgundians, an East Germanic tribe.
  • The Old Burgundian language.
  • The Modern Burgundian language.
  • Adjective

  • Pertaining to Burgundy, its people or its language.
  • habsburg


    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