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Definition of Hanse

Hanse
Hanse Hanse, n. [Cf. F. anse handle, anse de panier surbased arch, flat arch, vault, and E. haunch hip.] (Arch.) That part of an elliptical or many-centered arch which has the shorter radius and immediately adjoins the impost.
Hanse
Hanse Hanse, n. [G. hanse, or F. hanse (from German), OHG. & Goth. hansa; akin to AS. h?s band, troop.] An association; a league or confederacy. Hanse towns (Hist.), certain commercial cities in Germany which associated themselves for the protection and enlarging of their commerce. The confederacy, called also Hansa and Hanseatic league, held its first diet in 1260, and was maintained for nearly four hundred years. At one time the league comprised eighty-five cities. Its remnants, L["u]beck, Hamburg, and Bremen, are free cities, and are still frequently called Hanse towns.

Meaning of Hanse from wikipedia

- Hanseatic League (/ˌhænsiˈætɪk/; Middle Low German: Hanse, Düdesche Hanse, Hansa; German language: Deutsche Hanse; Dutch language: De Hanze; Latin: Hansa Teutonica)...
- Gilbert Hanse (born August 12, 1963) is an American golf course architect. Hanse, along with his business partner Jim Wagner, was selected to design the...
- on the Hanse privileges in the Flemish cities the positions of the Hanse cities and Prussia were again reversed. Here the majority of the Hanse members...
- HanseYachts AG is a German yacht manufacturer headquartered in the city of Greifswald (Baltic Sea). The company offers monohull sailboats under the Hanse...
- Joseph Hanse (1902–1992) was a Belgian linguist....
- Hanse is a brand of sailing yachts that was created by Michael Schmidt in 1993. It is the core brand of German yacht manufacturer HanseYachts, Greifswald...
- Bombay. 329 people were on board: 307 p****engers and 22 crew. Captain Hanse Singh Narendra (56) served as the captain, with Captain Satwinder Singh...
- Arthur Hanse (born 10 February 1993 in Paris, France) is an alpine skier competing for Portugal. He competed for Portugal at the 2014 Winter Olympics...
- The Blessed Everald Hanse (died 31 July 1581) was an English Roman Catholic martyr. Everald Hanse was born in Northamptonshire and educated at Cambridge...
- The Hanse Sail in Rostock is the largest maritime festival in Mecklenburg (Germany) and one of the largest in Europe. About 250 traditional sailing ships...
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