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- Altötting is a town in Bavaria, capital of the district Altötting. For 500 years it has been the scene of religious pilgrimages by Catholics in honor of Mary including a visit by Pope John Paul II in 1980.
- Altötting is a district in Bavaria, Germany. It is bounded by Austria and the Bavarian districts of Traunstein, Mühldorf and Rottal-Inn.
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Chamber's Encyclopaedia (1872)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People
Altötting, Affen-offing Altoviscar, Navarre. Altrincham, (Supp.) Alt r.), Transy/rania. Aluknunda (r.), Ganges, 614. Aluta (r.), Danube. Alva, Stirlingshire, (Supa.) Alvarado, (Supa.) Alveolar abscess, Alwen, Dee. Alwur, (Supa.) Alyn, Dee, Flintshire.
by Gordon Campbell
enamel en ronde bosse and silver gilt, Paris, France, 1403−4 (Altötting, SS Philipp und Jakob, Schatkammer) 1.
by Daniel Gregory Mason
Altötting, Bavaria; court kapeiimeister and opera conductor at Würzburg, 1805– 24; usitoirektor"at Augsburg, isłó; KapeliRodolphe meister to King Ludwig, 1830; composed church music (oratorio La Messiade, cantata Cácilia; masses, psalms, ...
by Gerald W. R. Ward
or the exquisite Goldenes Rössel (1403–4; Altötting, SS Philipp und Jacob, Schatzkammer), the most lavish of all en ronde bosse enamels. Technical difficulties necessitated keying (roughing) the metal in order ...
by Patrick Hanks
German: habitational name for someone from a place called Wanning near Altötting. GIVEN NAMES German 9%. Kurt (2), Alois, Aloysius, Gerhardt, Helmut, Helmuth.
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
J Altötting, Germany ............ 86 Q Alt Paka.
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
------ 23 P 8 Altötting ...
by Colum Hourihane
Perhaps the most famous surviving example of the technique, the Goldenes Rössl (1403–4; Altötting, St Philip & Jakob, Schatzkam.) ...
The Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia ofnames ... ed. by Benjamin E. Smith ... v. 12. Atlas (1911)
Altötting (ält-êt'ting), or Alten-Ötting (āl'ten-èt'ting). A small town in Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, on the Mörn 51 miles northeast of Munich. It is a famous pilgrim resort, on account of a miraculous image of the Virgin, which, it is said, was brought ...
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