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Meaning of "Moravia" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MORAVIA

Moravia  [məˈreɪvɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MORAVIA

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conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Moravia is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MORAVIA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Moravia

Moravia

Moravia (Czech: Morava; German: Mähren (help·info); Polish: Morawy; Latin: Moravia) is a historical country in Central Europe in the east of the Czech Republic and one of the historical Czech lands, together with Bohemia and Czech Silesia. It was also one of the 17 former crown lands of the Cisleithanian part of the Austro-Hungarian empire in 1867–1918 and one of the five lands of Czechoslovakia in 1918–1928. It takes its name from the Morava River which rises in the northwest of the region. Moravia's largest city and former capital is Brno; before the Thirty Years' War, there were two capitals: Olomouc and Brno.

Definition of Moravia in the English dictionary

The definition of Moravia in the dictionary is a region of the Czech Republic around the Morava River, bounded by the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands, the Sudeten Mountains, and the W Carpathians: became a separate Austrian crownland in 1848; part of Czechoslovakia 1918–92; valuable mineral resources Czech name: Morava German name: Mähren.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MORAVIA


batavia
bəˈteɪvɪə
Belgravia
bɛlˈɡreɪvɪə
Bolivia
bəˈlɪvɪə
clivia
ˈklaɪvɪə
lixivia
lɪkˈsɪvɪə
Moldavia
mɒlˈdeɪvɪə
Octavia
ɒkˈteɪvɪə
quadrivia
kwɒˈdrɪvɪə
Scandinavia
ˌskændɪˈneɪvɪə
trivia
ˈtrɪvɪə
Xavier
ˈzeɪvɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MORAVIA

Morar
morass
morassy
morat
moratoria
moratorium
moratory
Morava
Moravian
Moravian Church
Moravian Gate
Moravianism
moray
moray eel
Moray Firth

WORDS THAT END LIKE MORAVIA

alluvia
diluvia
effluvia
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Fitzrovia
Jugoslavia
Monrovia
Mordovia
Pavia
Rea Silvia
Rhea Silvia
salvia
Segovia
Servia
stevia
sylvia
synovia
Valdivia
via
Yugoslavia

Synonyms and antonyms of Moravia in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Moravia» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MORAVIA

Find out the translation of Moravia to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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Translator English - Chinese

摩拉维亚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Moravia
570 millions of speakers

English

Moravia
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मोराविया
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مورافيا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Моравия
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Moravia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মোরাভিয়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Moravie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Moravia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mähren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

モラビア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

모라비아
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Moravia
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Moravia
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மொராவியா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मोराविया
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Moravya
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Moravia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Morawy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Моравія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Moravia
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Moravia
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Moravia
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Moravia
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Moravia
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MORAVIA»

The term «Moravia» is quite widely used and occupies the 39.069 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MORAVIA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Moravia

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MORAVIA»

Discover the use of Moravia in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Moravia and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Making of Christian Moravia (858-882): Papal Power and ...
In The Making of Christian Moravia Maddalena Betti examines the creation of the Moravian archdiocese, of which St Methodius was the first incumbent, in the context of ninth-century papal policy in central and south-eastern Europe.
Maddalena Betti, 2013
2
Contempt
All the qualities for which Alberto Moravia is justly famous—his cool clarity of expression, his exacting attention to psychological complexity and social pretension, his still-striking openness about sex—are evident in this story of a ...
Alberto Moravia, 2011
3
The Woman of Rome
Within this story of passion and betrayal, Moravia calmly strips away the pride and arrogance hiding the corrupt heart of Italian Fascism. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Alberto Moravia, 2011
4
The Jews of Bohemia and Moravia: Facing the Holocaust
This book, by one of the world’s leading authorities on the history of Czech and Slovak Jewry during the Nazi period, is the first to thoroughly document this singular relationship and to trace its impact, both practical and profound, on ...
Livia Rothkirchen, 2006
5
Alberto Moravia
With Alberto Moravia, the teacher and scholar Thomas Erling Peterson contributes the first study of the writer to be published since Moravia's death in 1990.
Thomas Erling Peterson, 1996
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The Jews of Bohemia and Moravia: A Historical Reader
The percentage of Jews in Moravia was greater and fewer spoke Czech; they were more traditional and oriented more toward Vienna than Prague. In Moravia, for example, there were six or eight medium-sized Jewish centers, while Bohemia ...
Wilma Iggers, 1992
7
Boredom
The novels that the great Italian writer Alberto Moravia wrote in the years following World War II represent an extraordinary survey of the range of human behavior in a fragmented modern society.
Alberto Moravia, 2011
8
Twentieth-century Italian Literature in English Translation: ...
Alberto Moravia; translated by Beryl de Zoete; with an introduction by Ian Greenlees. London: Secker and Warburg, l947. [4], 5-l28 pp. This short novel is considered to be among Moravia's most successful works. Agostino, a middle- class boy, ...
Robin Healey, 1998
9
1934: A Novel
Moravia is not simply painting the portrait of an age but also coming to grips through his art with the great questions of all ages - the erotic, love, death, and the purposes of life. 1934 recapitulates the major themes of his art and at ...
Alberto Moravia, 1999
10
The Conformist
Secrecy and Silence are second nature to Marcello Clerici, the hero of The Conformist, a book which made Alberto Moravia one of the world's most read postwar writers.
Alberto Moravia, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MORAVIA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Moravia is used in the context of the following news items.
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Two people die in train accident in North Moravia
Studenka - Two people died in a collision between a high-speed Pendolino train and a lorry that occurred near Studenka, north Moravia, in the ... «Czech Happenings, Jul 15»
2
Help Auburn animal shelter's dogs, cats at annual Hogs for Dogs …
Riders will set out at noon, with a midway stop planned for the Betty Blue in Moravia. Afterward, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus on ... «Auburn Citizen, Jul 15»
3
William J. 'Bill' Solomon
... “Bill” Solomon, 79, of Clark Street, Auburn, passed away Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Moravia. «Auburn Citizen, Jul 15»
4
Kaplický's 'blob' library will finally be seen at Letná
The videomapping won't be the first appearance of the building. A bus shelter in Brno, South Moravia, was built in the same basic shape in ... «Prague Post, Jul 15»
5
Ales Kot's highly ambitious Zero explores the deep roots of violence
... the Burroughs elements show up (or someone similar; maybe Kafka, Calvino, Moravia, or Abe—there are plenty of heady artists to toy with). «A.V. Club Denver/Boulder, Jul 15»
6
Daily news summary
The prime minister, Interior Minister Milan Chovanec and the governor of the Moravia-Silesia region Miroslav Novak visited the site of the ... «Radio Prague, Jul 15»
7
Aural Madness: Festival Highlights the Extremity of Sound
Moravia's Nil Existence follows, melting faces with their punishing brand of technical, abrasive, old school death metal in the vein of Immolation ... «ithaca.com, Jul 15»
8
Races on roads, thru mud and on trails mark CNY weekend running …
Fillmore 5K Run/Walk: Starts at 9 a.m. Saturday, Moravia Central School District Track. Proceeds will benefit the Four Town First Aid Squad. «Syracuse.com, Jul 15»
9
Kenneth Crowell
Surviving are sons, Stephen Crowell, of Auburn, Scott and his wife, Susan Crowell, of Pennsylvania, and James Crowell, of Moravia; a sister, ... «Auburn Citizen, Jul 15»
10
Corrections officer charged after Norwich shooting
According to state records, Spratley works at the Cayuga Correctional Facility in Moravia. Norwich police say additional charges are pending. «Binghamton Homepage, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Moravia [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/moravia>. Jun 2020 ».
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