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Tran·syl·va·nia

 (trăn′sĭl-vān′yə, -vā′nē-ə)
A historical region of western Romania bounded by the Carpathian Mountains. Part of the Roman province of Dacia after ad 107, it was later overrun by Germanic peoples and came under Hungarian rule in 1003. Transylvania passed to various powers over the following centuries and finally became part of modern-day Romania in the early 20th century.

Tran′syl·va′ni·an adj. & n.

Transylvania

(ˌtrænsɪlˈveɪnɪə)
n
(Placename) a region of central and NW Romania: belonged to Hungary from the 11th century until 1918; restored to Romania in 1947

Tran•syl•va•nia

(ˌtræn sɪlˈveɪn yə, -ˈveɪ ni ə)

n.
a region in central Romania: formerly part of Hungary. 24,027 sq. mi. (62,230 sq. km).
Tran`syl•va′nian, adj., n.
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Noun1.Transylvania - a historical plateau region in northwestern Romania that is separated from the rest of the country by the Transylvanian Alps; originally part of Hungary; incorporated into Romania at the end of World War I
Translations
Трансилвания
Transsilvània
Sedmihradsko
Transsylvanien
Transilvanio
Transilvaania
Transilvania
טרנסילבניה
Transilvanija
Erdély
Transylvanía
Transilvania
トランシルヴァニア
트란실바니아
Transsilvania
Transilvanija
Transilvania
Siedmiogród
Transilvânia
Transilvania
Sedmohradsko
Transilvanija
TransilvanijaТрансилванија
Transsylvanien
Erdel Beyliği
Семигород

Transylvania

[trænsəlˈveɪnɪə] NTransilvania f
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Erdely and Nathan Rourke could both have big games, and the team that has the ball last might be the ultimate winner.
The day commenced with welcoming remarks from Lionel Erdely, Head and Chief Investment Officer of AIS at Investcorp.
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Among its findings, the report determined that Erdely relied almost entirely on Jackie's version of the story, failing to corroborate it with witnesses or confirm the identity of her attacker, much less interview him.
Tanto por la historia--la brutal situacion de Saul Fia, Hungria, 2015 / Direccion: Laszlo Nemes / Interpretes: Geza Rohrig, Levente Molnar, Urs Rechn / Guion: Laszlo Nemes y Clara Royer/ Argumento: basado en parte en el libro "Voces bajo las cenizas" / Fotografia: Matyas Erdely / Musica: Laszlo Melis / Duracion: 107 minutos / Genero: drama.
Caption: Cinematographer Matyas Erdely sets up a shot with Geza Rohrig.
Director of photography Matyas Erdely follows Saul so closely, you're with him in every moment, in long takes as he moves from place to place, murder and chaos erupting around him.
A talented athlete, he then received a football scholarship in 1959-60 to attend the University of Southern California, where he obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1965 and met the Hungarian painter, Francis de Erdely, who became his mentor.
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The highest Golden Camera 300 Award went to cinematographer Matyas Erdely for his film Son of Saul, which the jury, led by Ryszard Lenczewski, described as "a film offering a new way of storytelling".
Erdely wanted an illustrative example to kick off her piece; she chose Jackie's tale of rape because its gruesome details made it a surefire attention grabber.