Wallachian, adj., n.
/wo lay"kee euh/, n.
a former principality in SE Europe: united with Moldavia (Moldova) to form Rumania in 1861. 29,569 sq. mi. (76,585 sq. km). Cap.: Bucharest.
Also, Walachia.

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Wallachia — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Extreme Metal, Symphonic Metal Gründung 1992 Website …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wallachia — [wä lā′kē ə] alt. sp. of WALACHIA …   English World dictionary

  • Wallachia — This article is about the region in what is now Southern Romania. There are other regions called Wallachia, such as the Moravian Wallachia and the Thessaly Wallachia; See: Vlachs. Infobox Former Country native name = Wallachia ( Ţara Românească ) …   Wikipedia

  • Wallachia —    Region north ofthe Danube (q.v.) in modern Romania. The principality of Wallachia, founded ca. 1290, established close relations with Serbia and Bulgaria (qq.v.) in the 14th century. Wallachia s support of attempts to oppose the Ottomans… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Wallachia —    A province of Romania. The first record of Gypsies in Wallachia dates from around 1360 when a document records the transfer of slaves. Gypsies were among those who later suffered the cruelties of Vlad IV, Prince of Wallachia, better known… …   Historical dictionary of the Gypsies

  • Wallachia — geographical name see Walachia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Wallachia — noun /wɒlˈeɪ.kiː.ə/ a) A former principality in Eastern Europe, now part of South Romania. b) A historical part of north east Moravia …   Wiktionary

  • Wallachia — n. former principality in southeastern Europe (united with Moldavia in 1859 to form Romania) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Wallachia — Wal•la•chi•a or Walachia [[t]wɒˈleɪ ki ə[/t]] n. geg a former principality in SE Europe: united with Moldavia to form Romania in 1861 Wal•la′chi•an, adj. n …   From formal English to slang

  • Wallachia — /wɒˈleɪkiə/ (say wo laykeeuh) noun a former principality in south eastern Europe; it united with Moldavia to form Romania, 1861. Capital: Bucharest. Also, Walachia. –Wallachian, adjective, noun …  

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”