Dutch Republic facts for kids
|Republic of the Seven United Netherlands / Seven Provinces|
|Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden / Zeven Provinciën|
Concordia res parvae crescunt
(Latin: Concord makes small things grow)
Provinces and Dependencies
|Historical era||Early Modern Age|
|•||Act of Abjuration||26 July 1581|
|•||French Revolutionary Wars||19 January 1795|
|Today part of||Netherlands|
The Dutch Republic — officially known as the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands, the Republic of the United Netherlands, or the Republic of the Seven United Provinces — was a republic in Europe. It was from 1581 to 1795. It came before the Batavian Republic, the United Kingdom of the Netherlands and the modern Netherlands (now a part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Alternative names include the United Provinces, Federated Belgic Provinces, and Belgic Federation.
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