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(chĕks)
prop. n. p1.(Ethnol.) The most westerly branch of the great Slavic family of nations, numbering now more than 6,000,000, and found principally in Bohemia and Moravia.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It's all up now!" he was told in Russian, German, and Czech by the crowd of fugitives who understood what was happening as little as he did.
He only lifted his brows and said, `You can't tell me anything new about a Czech; I'm an Austrian.'
Then he replied in a strange outlandish tongue that was, as a matter of fact, Czech. He ended suddenly at the sight of Bert's blank face with "Don't spik English."
Chicagoans of Czechs Heritage are Celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the Founding of Czechoslovakia
Not even university bureaucrats were unaware of the number of Czechs in Texas.
The survey also shows that the country of origin is an important consideration for the purchase of food for Slovaks as well as Czechs.Despite the fact that Poles evaluate goods in Polish supermarkets as better than Slovaks and Czechs do in theirs, about 70 percent of Slovaks and Czechs label Poland as the top exporter of low-quality food products.
Jan Kovar and Petr Koukal scored in a penalty-shot shootout to give the Czech Republic a 3-2 victory over two-time defending champion Canada Saturday in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics men's hockey tournament.The Czechs could clinch a bye into the quarter-finals by beating Switzerland on Sunday, when the Canadians, who could still earn a bye, face a crucial test against South Korea.
CharvEit: Yes, there are signs of growing interest among Czechs in spending holidays at Egyptian resorts, after the slump in the past years.
Though Detroit was home to a large concentration of Czech Americans, there were other cities and towns in Michigan where Czechs built successful lives.
The news of the disappearance of the five Czechs emerged Saturday, when their luggage was found in a van in the western Bekaa town of Kefraya.
Czech distillers are facing the first ever dry spell after Prague banned the sale of domestic liquor both at home and abroad after bootlegged spirits killed 23 Czechs.