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Czech Republic

Czech Republic

A landlocked country of central Europe, made up of the historic regions of Bohemia, Moravia, and part of Silesia. It was a part of Czechoslovakia from 1918 until January 1993. Prague is the capital and largest city.

Czech Republic

n
(Placename) a country in central Europe; formed part of Czechoslovakia until 1993; mostly wooded, with lowlands surrounding the River Morava, rising to the Bohemian plateau in the W and to highlands in the N; joined the EU in 2004. Language: Czech. Religion: Christian majority. Currency: koruna. Capital Prague. Pop: 10 162 921 (2013 est). Area: 78 864 sq km (30 450 sq miles)

Czech′ Repub′lic


n.
a republic in central Europe: includes the regions of Bohemia, Moravia, and part of Silesia; formerly part of Czechoslovakia; independent since 1993. 10,280,513; 30,449 sq. mi. (78,864 sq. km). Cap.: Prague.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Czech Republic - a landlocked republic in central EuropeCzech Republic - a landlocked republic in central Europe; separated from Slovakia in 1993
Pilsen, Plzen - a town in Czech Republic where Pilsner beer originated
Czech capital, Prag, Prague, Praha - the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic in the western part of the country; a cultural and commercial center since the 14th century
Austerlitz - a town in Czech Republic; site of the battle of Austerlitz in 1805
Brno, Brunn - an industrial city in Moravia in Czech Republic to the southeast of Prague
Ostrava - an industrial city in northwestern Czech Republic in the Moravian lowlands; located in the coal mining area of Silesia
Moravia - a region in the central and eastern part of the Czech Republic; it lies to the east of Bohemia and to the west of the Carpathians
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
Czech - a native of inhabitant of the Czech Republic
Bohemian - a native or inhabitant of Bohemia in the Czech Republic
Translations
Česká republika
Tjekkiet
ĈeĥioĈeĥujo
جمهوری چک
Tšekin tasavalta
ČeškaČeška Republika
Cseh Köztársaság
チェコ共和国チェコ
체코 공화국
TsjekkiaDen tsjekkiske republikk
Republica Cehă
Česká republika
Češka Republika
Tjeckien
สาธารณรัฐเช็ค
nước Cộng hòa Séc

Czech Republic

Czech Republic

جمهورية التشيك Česká republika Tjekkiet Tschechische Republik Τσεχία República Checa Tšekin tasavalta République tchèque Češka Repubblica Ceca チェコ共和国 체코 공화국 Tsjechische Republiek Tsjekkia Republika Czeska República Checa Чешская республика Tjeckien สาธารณรัฐเช็ค Çek Cumhuriyeti nước Cộng hòa Séc 捷克共和国
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