Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

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Principality of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
Fürstentum Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
State of the Holy Roman Empire,
State of the Confederation of the Rhine,
State of the German Confederation
County of Zollern
1576–1850

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Motto
Latin: Nihil Sine Deo
(English: Nothing without God)
Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen in 1848
Capital Sigmaringen
Language(s) German
Religion Roman Catholic
Government Principality
Historical era Middle Ages
 - Partition of County of
    Hohenzollern
 
1576 1576
 - Raised to Principality 1623
 - Incorporation into
    Kingdom of Prussia
 
1850 1850

The House of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen is the cadet branch of the senior Swabian branch of the Hohenzollern dynasty, less known than the Franconian branch which became Burgraves of Nuremberg and later ruled Brandenburg-Prussia and the German Empire. The state which the cadet branch ruled was the County of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (German: Grafschaft Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen), which later became a principality (Fürstentum Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen).