A member of the North German Confederation from 1866 and of the German Empire from 1871, Braunschweig became a republic in 1918 and then joined the Weimar Republic. In 1946 it was included (except for several small territories placed in East Germany) in the West German state of Lower Saxony.A member of the North German Confederation
In which state is Braunschweig?
Lower Saxony Brunswick/State Braunschweig, English Brunswick, city, Lower Saxony Land (state), northern Germany. It lies on the Oker River, some 40 miles (65 km) southeast of Hannover.
Is Hanover in East or West Germany?
Hannover, English Hanover, city, capital of Lower Saxony Land (state), northwestern Germany. It lies on the Leine River and the Mittelland Canal, where the spurs of the Harz Mountains meet the wide North German Plain.
What is Brunswickers?
1 : a native or resident of New Brunswick province, Canada. 2 [New Brunswick, New Jersey + English -er] : a native or resident of New Brunswick, New Jersey.
What is the meaning of Brunswick?
English: habitational name from the city in Saxony now known in German as Braunschweig (see 2). German: habitational name from the original Middle Low German name (a compound of Bruns + wik Brunos settlement) of Braunschweig (Brunswick); the standard German form was adopted in 1573.