Lippe

Lippe ( ) is a Kreis (district) in the east of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Neighboring districts are Herford, Minden-Lübbecke, Höxter, Paderborn, Gütersloh, and district-free Bielefeld, which forms the region Ostwestfalen-Lippe.

The district of Lippe is named after the Lords of Lippe and their Principality of Lippe. It was a state within the Holy Roman Empire and retained statehood until 1947, when it became a district of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Read more about Lippe:  History, Geography, Coat of Arms, Towns and Municipalities, Culinary Art

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Lippe - Culinary Art
... The most famous dish served in Lippe is the Pickert ... In the past it was known as a meal for poor people ...
Lippe-Biesterfeld
... Lippe-Biesterfeld was a cadet line of the House of Lippe between 1762 and 1905, a morganatic title till 1916, and a title of the Dutch Royal House created in 1937 ...
Lippe-Biesterfeld - 1909-1916: Morganatic Title
... related to the previous title Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld) was created for Armgard of Sierstorpff-Cramm (1883–1971) and her descendants ... Armgard was the wife of Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1872–1934), the brother of Prince Leopold IV ... and her two sons Bernhard (1911–2004) and Aschwin (1914–1988) were created Prince(ss) of Lippe-Biesterfeld with the style Serene Highness ...
1762-1905: Counts of Lippe-Biesterfeld
... Friedrich, 1st Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1706–1781) Karl, 2nd Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1735–1810) Ernst, 3rd Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld (177 ...
Stephan, Hereditary Prince Of Lippe - Marriage and Children
... They have five children Prince Bernhard Leopold Baptist Ernst George Ludwig of Lippe (b. 9 September 1995) Prince Heinrich Otto Gustav-Adolf Michael Wico of Lippe (b. 8 April 1997) Prince Benjamin Hans Karl Maximilian Paul of Lippe (b ...