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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rossbach, battle of Rossbachnoun

    a battle in the Seven Years' War (1757); Prussian forces under Frederick the Great defeated the armies of France and Austria


  1. rossbach

    Rossbach typically refers to the Battle of Rossbach, which took place on November 5, 1757 during the Seven Years' War near the village of Rossbach, in the Electorate of Saxony. It was a significant victory for Prussia, led by King Frederick the Great, against a combined Austro-French force. The term may also refer to the location itself, Rossbach, in Germany.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Rossbach

    a village in Prussian Saxony, 9 m. SW. of Merseburg, where Frederick the Great gained in 1767 a brilliant victory with 22,000 men over the combined arms of France and Austria with 60,000.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. rossbach

    A village of Prussian Saxony, in the government of Merseburg, celebrated for the victory here gained by the Prussians under Frederick the Great over the allied French and Austrian armies, November 5, 1757. The Prussians lost (according to a French account) only 300 men, while the loss of the allies was more than 1200 slain, 6000 prisoners, among whom were 11 generals and 300 officers, and 72 cannon, with many other trophies.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rossbach is ranked #28729 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Rossbach surname appeared 829 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Rossbach.

    90.1% or 747 total occurrences were White.
    3.8% or 32 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.6% or 22 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    2% or 17 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rossbach in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rossbach in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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