Oradea


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

O·ra·dea

 (ô-räd′yä)
A city of northwest Romania near the Hungarian border. It was destroyed by the Tatars in 1241 and held by the Turks from 1660 to 1692. Hungary ceded it to Romania in 1919 and again after World War II.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Oradea

(Romanian oˈradea)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in NW Romania, in Transylvania: ceded by Hungary (1919). Pop: 182 000 (2005 est). German name: Grosswardein Hungarian name: Nagyvárad
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

O•ra•dea

(ɔˈrɑ dyɑ)

n.
a city in NW Romania. 225,000. Hungarian, Nagyvárad.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Securities and Exchange Commission, affirmed the Romanian City of Oradea's Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'BBB-' and Short-Term Foreign-Currency IDR at 'F3'.
ORADEA, ROMANIA -- Celestica has expanded its operations here to increase manufacturing services for customers in Eastern Europe.
AdePlast operates three industrial platforms in Romania, in Ploiesti, Oradea and Roman.
During the period between the two world wars, Oradea, together with Arad, Bucharest, Cluj, Resita and Timisoara, was on of the cities with the most advanced football in Romania.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 30, 2012-Titan Machinery expands in Eastern Europe with new store in Oradea, Romania(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Build Center has supplied 20 safety helmets to Stockton-based Destiny Church, whose members are travelling to the village of Oradea in Romania at the end of the month to help construct starter houses for young married couples in the area.
NEENAH, WI -- Plexus (plexus.com) will invest up to $30 million to build a large manufacturing facility in a new industrial park in Oradea, Romania.
The massive Tiago mall in the Romanian border town of Oradea was built by two Irish developers with EUR65million worth of loans from an Austrian bank.
facility in Oradea, on the Hungary/Romania border, its first in the Eastern European nation.
Frankfurt/London: Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Romanian City of Oradea's Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'BBB-' with Stable Outlooks and Short-Term Foreign-Currency IDR at 'F3'.