Daily Archives: March 12, 2014


CILLI   Or, Cilly. County in the Windisch Mark on the southeastern borders of the Holy Roman Empire.   It was named after its capital, now the town of CELJE in Slovenia, ENE of Ljubljana, northwest of Zagreb, and southwest of Maribor. … Continue reading

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CILGERRAN Marcher lordship in southwest Wales, south of the River Teifi and southeast of Cardigan. It lay on the northern edge of the Marcher lordships of the southwest, and so was liable to attack and seizure, but the power of … Continue reading

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CIESZYN Polish name for TESCHEN. link_to_follow

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Voivodship (Województwo ciechanowskie), 1975-99, in east central Poland, named after its capital, which is north of Warsaw. Continue reading

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