Pozsony


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Pozsony

(ˈpoʒonj)
n
(Placename) the Hungarian name for Bratislava
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Noun1.Pozsony - capital and largest city of Slovakia
Slovak Republic, Slovakia - a landlocked republic in central Europe; separated from the Czech Republic in 1993
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The data for the word kiskecske reveal, too, that transitional areas can be observed from the vicinity of Pozsony to the Southern lowland.
In the next room, a map of Vienna from 1430 showed Bratislava (then known as Pressburg in German, Presporok in Slovak and Pozsony in Hungarian) as little more than a suburb of the Austrian capital.
The author chose to study Christian Hercules, which is an allegoric drama and was performed in Pozsony (Bratislava) in 1729.