Moravia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Moravia a region in the central and eastern part of the Czech Republic; it lies to the east of Bohemia and to the west of the Carpathians
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Usage

In literature:

St. Methodius is also mentioned, as is one Svatopluk, Prince of Moravia.
"From a Terrace in Prague" by Lieut.-Col. B. Granville Baker
Brull, born at Prossnitz in Moravia, Nov. 7th, 1846, received his musical education in Vienna and is well known as a good pianist.
"The Standard Operaglass" by Charles Annesley
In Moravia and Silesia, where the Slav element is stronger, the same conflict goes on.
"Studies in Literature and History" by Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall
They met on October 20, at Troppau in Moravia.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
It was in Bohemia and Moravia that the contest was fought out with the greatest vehemence.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
Moravia, Mrs. Carrie L. Tuthill, 40.35.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 01, January, 1900" by Various
From Prague we tramped with all the diligence of needy travellers to Brunn, the capital of Moravia.
"A Tramp's Wallet stored by an English goldsmith during his wanderings in Germany and France" by William Duthie
The Moravia river runs across the great plain in middle Servia and is to the country much the same as the Nile is to Egypt.
"Birdseye Views of Far Lands" by James T. Nichols
LET US NOW EXAMINE THE FACT OF THE REVENANS OR VAMPIRES OF MORAVIA.
"The Phantom World" by Augustin Calmet
In Moravia the Governor had to interfere to calm the tumult.
"Dreamers of the Ghetto" by I. Zangwill
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In news:

Born in Moravia, Iva Bittová is an avant-garde violinist, performance artist, and composer who started out as an actress in Czech feature films.
MORAVIA Scott L Lansdowne , 58, of Moravia, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Nov 19, 2012.
POW returns and Moravia & Truman State Football.
Congressional Republican candidates debate in Moravia .
The Twin Cedars softball team punched their ticket to the next round of the Class 1A Regional Softball Tournament with a 5-3 win Friday night in Moravia .
Melcher-Dallas came away with a split in a pair of tight contests in Tuesday night's softball/baseball doubleheader with Moravia .
Clear Edge Filtration announced Wednesday that it is shutting down its operations in Skaneateles Falls and Moravia and relocating the operations to a new plant in Tulsa, Okla. Where the company has its corporate headquarters.
The architectural landscape of South Moravia is a surprising profusion of castles and chateaus.
To cut to the chase, no Moravia High art students should have to do without for a few years.
Alberto Moravia , introduction by Tim Parks, translated from the Italian by Angus Davidson.
Gorenje Takes Over Czech Mora Moravia Jul 6, 2004 Printable format Email this Article Search.
David Lassman / The Post-Standard John Kanalley clears a sidewalk on Main St in Moravia last week.
CENTERVILLE — Moravia's new K-8 emphasis on reading is drawing the attention of state education leaders.
The DNR's Environmental Protection Commission met in Moravia to discuss air quality and groundwater testing.
AMES — Women who own or manage farmland in south-central Iowa are invited to participate in a free conservation discussion on Wednesday, Oct 31, at the Rathbun Fish Hatchery , 15053 Hatchery Place, Moravia.
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