any member of a political party in medieval Italy that supported the authority of the pope in opposition to the aristocratic party of the Ghibellines
Origin of GuelphItalian Guelfo, for Middle High German Welf, a family name ; from Old High German welf, a whelp: the war cry of the anti-imperialists at the battle of Weinsberg (1140)
city in SE Ontario, Canada: pop. 96,000
A city of southern Ontario, Canada, west of Toronto. It is the site of the University of Guelph (established in 1964).
A member of a strong faction in medieval Italy that supported the power of the pope and the city-states in a struggle against the German emperors and the Ghibellines.
Origin of GuelphItalian Guelfo, from Middle High German Welf, name of the founder of a German princely family.