Iberia vs Habsburg - What's the difference?

iberia | habsburg |

As proper nouns the difference between iberia and habsburg

is that iberia is (region south of the pyrenees) while habsburg is an alpine castle in aargau canton, northern switzerland.

As a noun habsburg is

a member of the habsburg noble family.



Etymology 1

From (etyl) Iberia, from (etyl) (modern (etyl) Ebro). (pedia)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • The region of Europe south of the Pyrenees, consisting of Andorra, Spain, Portugal, and Gibraltar.
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    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) . (Caucasian Iberia)

    Alternative forms

    * Iveria

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (historical) Antic and Byzantine name of the ancient Georgian kingdom of Kartli located east of Colchis, corresponding roughly to the eastern parts of present-day Georgia.
  • Synonyms
    * Caucasian Iberia
    See also
    * Colchis * Albania, Caucasian Albania



    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