landgrave landgrave  /ˈlænd ˌɡreɪv/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a count who had jurisdiction over a large territory in medieval Germany

Usage(s):

  • When he steps into the Senate chamber, Lyndon Johnson walks with the assurance of a Bavarian landgrave stepping into his castle.

News

  1. LPSS Health and Wellness Faculty Inducted into CPI Hall of Merit

    The Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) announced today that Carleen Doucet and Mary Landgrave of Lafayette Parish School System have been inducted into the CPI Instructor Hall of Merit. Doucet and Landgrave are two of 75 Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® Certified Instructors worldwide recently recognized for their extraordinary commitment to continuous Training Process that promotes the greatest ...
    on August 9, 2013     Source: KATC 3 Lafayette

  2. LPSS health and wellness staffers receive national recognition

    Carleen Doucet and Mary Landgrave of the Lafayette Parish School System have been inducted into the Crisis Prevention Institute's Instructor Hall of Merit.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: The Lafayette Daily Advertiser

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