What is Holstein?

Holstein

Holstein ( ) (Northern Low Saxon: Holsteen, Danish: Holsten, Latin and historical English: Holsatia) is the region between the rivers Elbe and Eider. It is part of Schleswig-Holstein, the northernmost state of Germany.

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Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg - History - Background
... The ducal family was related to the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf both belonged to the House of Oldenburg ... his part of the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein with his two brothers, each receiving a third of the royal estate in Schleswig and Holstein ... Sovereignty remained with the King of Denmark in his role as Duke of Schleswig-Holstein ...
Holstein - Geography
... As of 1864, Holstein bordered Denmark in the north, the Principality of Lübeck (formerly the Prince-Bishopric of Lübeck, an exclave of the Grand Duchy of Oldenburg), the Free and Hanseatic City of Lübeck ... Cities in Holstein included Kiel, Altona, Glückstadt, Rendsburg, Segeberg, Heiligenhafen, Oldenburg in Holstein, and Plön ...
Concordat Of 2009
... The Concordat of 2009 between the Holy See and the Land of Schleswig-Holstein is an agreement between the Catholic Church in its temporal form and the state of Schleswig-Holstein that was signed on Monday 12 January ... The concordat is an agreement between the Holy See and the Land Schleswig-Holstein, which regulates relations between the Catholic Church and the Land ... and for the Land Schleswig-Holstein, the Minister-President, Mr Peter Harry Carstensen ...
Schleswig-Holstein-Liga
... The Schleswig-Holstein-Liga, sometimes also referred to as Oberliga Schleswig-Holstein, is the fifth tier of the German football league system and the highest league in the ...