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23:55 Jun 19, 2017
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - History
German term or phrase: Münchner Herzogshof
My source text states that the architect of the building is not known, but was probbaly someone "im Umkreis des Münchner Herzogshofs." I'm a little stuck on what to do with this. Is this as simple as "affiliated with the duchy of Munich"?
Emma Rault
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:49
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4 +7associated with the ducal court in MunichLancashireman


  

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im Umkreis des Münchner Herzogshofs
associated with the ducal court in Munich


Explanation:
It's the Duchy of Bavaria which had its court in Munich
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duchy_of_Bavaria

Here is a composer who was associated (not affiliated) with that court:
http://www.episcopalchurch.org/events/polyhymnia-4
"He was associated with the Ducal Court of Bavaria for most of his professional life..."


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Note added at 35 mins (2017-06-20 00:31:05 GMT)
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someone within the ranks of the ducal court
someone within the circle of the ducal court

Ducal Court (caps) or ducal court (lower case)?
Name or descriptive term?

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