1. the territory of an Elector (of the Holy Roman Empire) that expanded to become the kingdom of Prussia in 1701;
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Brandenburg \Bran"den*burg\, n. [So named after Brandenburg, a
province and a town of Prussia.]
A kind of decoration for the breast of a coat, sometimes only
a frog with a loop, but in some military uniforms enlarged
into a broad horizontal stripe.
He wore a coat . . . trimmed with Brandenburgs.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: the territory of an Elector (of the Holy Roman Empire) that
expanded to become the kingdom of Prussia in 1701
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):
Brandenburg, KY -- U.S. city in Kentucky
Population (2000): 2049
Housing Units (2000): 917
Land area (2000): 3.955522 sq. miles (10.244754 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.002428 sq. miles (0.006289 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 3.957950 sq. miles (10.251043 sq. km)
FIPS code: 09226
Located within: Kentucky (KY), FIPS 21
Location: 37.992664 N, 86.174657 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 40108
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.