Hoose o Orange-Nassau

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Hoose o Orange-Nassau
Royal coat of arms of the Netherlands.svg
KintraNetherlands, Ingland, Scotland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Orange, Nassau
Parent hooseHoose o Nassau
Titles
Foondit1544
FoonderWilliam I o Orange (William the Silent)
Current heidWillem-Alexander o the Netherlands
DissolutionSyne 1962 extinct in the oreeginal agnatic line

The Hoose o Orange-Nassau (in Dutch: Huis van Oranje-Nassau, pronounced [ˈɦœy̯s fɑn oːˈrɑɲə ˈnɑsʌu̯]), a branch o the European Hoose o Nassau, haes played a central role in the politics an govrenment o the Netherlands — an at times in Europe — especially syne William I o Orange (an aa kent as "William the Silent" an "Faither o the Faitherland") organised the Dutch revolt against Spainyie rule, which efter the Aichty Years' War led tae an independent Dutch state.