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Pfalz stands for:

  • Königspfalz , a castle-like palace complex, where emperors and kings held court in the Middle Ages
  • Pfalzgrafschaft , the territory of a count palatine



  • Pfalz (Bavaria) , the Bavarian Rhine District renamed Pfalz in 1837
  • Young Palatinate , 1505 newly created territory of the Count Palatine near the Rhine
  • Electoral Palatinate , the Rheinische Pfalzgrafschaft or Pfalzgrafschaft bei Rhein , a territory in the Holy Roman Empire on both sides of the Rhine
  • Bavarian Palatinate, according to Rheinkreis (1816) from 1837 the name for the left bank of the Rhine in Bavaria until 1946, see Pfalz (Bavaria)
  • Pfalz-Neuburg , a duchy in the Holy Roman Empire
  • Pfalz-Sulzbach , a duchy in the Holy Roman Empire
  • Pfalz-Zweibrücken , a duchy in the Holy Roman Empire
  • Administrative district Pfalz , a former administrative district in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate



  • Pfalz (Schiff, 1893) , a steamship of the North German Lloyd, later Gertrud Woermann (II)
  • Palatinate locomotives , express train locomotives with a tender of the Pfalzbahn, see Palatinate No. 26 to 63 . This included:
  • Pfalz (Locomotive) , an express locomotive of the Palatinate Ludwig Railway from 1853, of which a preserved replica was made in 1925
  • Pfalz-Flugzeugwerke , a former aviation company in Speyer

Pfalz is the family name of the following people:

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Wiktionary: Pfalz  - explanations of meanings, word origins, synonyms, translations