Herrnhut

posted May 28, 2010, 10:30 AM by Professor Katz   [ updated May 28, 2010, 10:54 AM ]
If you were looking for Nikolaus Ludwig Graf von Zinzendorf (1700-1760), you would have found him (off and on) at his little colony, Herrnhut ('Lord's Watch'), located here on the map of Germany:
 
Be sure not to confuse hüten = ‘watch over’ with Hut = hat.  If you Google 'Herrenhut', you'll get lots of pictures that look like this:
 
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