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(Placename) a variant of Romania


(roʊˈmeɪ ni ə, -ˈmeɪn yə)

a republic in SE Europe, bordering on the Black Sea. 22,334,312; 91,699 sq. mi. (237,500 sq. km). Cap.: Bucharest.
Romanian, Ro•mâ•nia (rɔˈmʌ nyɑ)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Roumania - a republic in southeastern Europe with a short coastline on the Black SeaRoumania - a republic in southeastern Europe with a short coastline on the Black Sea
Brasov - a city in central Romania in the foothills of the Transylvanian Alps
Bucharest, Bucharesti, Bucuresti, capital of Romania - national capital and largest city of Romania in southeastern Romania
Constantina - a Romanian resort city on the Black Sea
Carpathian Mountains, Carpathians - a mountain range in central Europe that extends from Slovakia and southern Poland southeastward through western Ukraine to northeastern Romania; a popular resort area
Danau, Danube, Danube River - the 2nd longest European river (after the Volga); flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea; "Vienna, Budapest, and Belgrade are on the banks of the Danube"
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Transylvanian Alps - a range of the southern Carpathian Mountains extending across central Romania
Romanian, Rumanian - a native or inhabitant of Romania
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For the past nine months, the Sofia has been trading mainly in the Central and East Mediterranean and the Black Sea areas with the vessel loading in Greece and Italy and discharging in Greece, Roumania, Lebanon, Cyprus, Egypt, Turkey and Libya.
The article however went backward in time and offered in minute detail the role of the United States, particularly through the work of Benjamin Peixotto, who like Simon Wolf served as President of the B'nai B'rith, and Secretary of State John Hay, in attempting to put an end to the virulent anti-Semitism which gripped Roumania in the mid-1870S.
Against the Polish terror and against Marie of Roumania, who revived a very hostile reception in Canadian cities.
The participation of Roumania to the Belgian universal exihibitions, 1897-1935, Bucuresti, Graphic Arts Publishing.
Locate the following countries and which border each other: Turkey, Greece, Servia, Montenegro, Roumania.
Gary Williams, of Roumania Drive, Llandudno, was jailed for 27 months after he admitted assaulting Claire Morris and breaching the restraining order.
These provinces, as well as Roumania, Montenegro and Greece, were wrested from the Turks and given to their natural owners.
Notwithstanding all the afflictions and proscriptions which barbarism and fanaticism can bring to bear upon them, whether in Roumania or Algeria, they still flourish, multiply and grow rich and influential.
The French have risen to the challenge but at the cost of denuding France itself of key industries and abandoning a skilled workforce since, man hour for man hour, it costs much more to produce almost anything in France than it does in, say, Roumania.
IN CONWY, ten street parties are being held: Kings Road, Llandudno, Woodlands Avenue, Rhos on Sea; Parc Tudur, Kinmel Bay; Roumania Drive, Llandudno; Gethin Terrace, Betws-y-Coed; Ffordd Dewi, Llandudno; Waun Road, Glanwydden, Penrhyn Bay; Maes Myrddin, Llanrwst; Rose Hill, Old Colwyn; Erw Wen, Abergele.
2), contains many of the usual suspects: Sarah Bernhardt, Queen Marie of Roumania, King Zog of Albania, Greta Garbo, Josephine Baker, Pierre Loft and, of course, Agatha Christie, author of Murder on the Orient Express.