Praha

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Praha the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic in the western part of the country; a cultural and commercial center since the 14th century
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Usage

In literature:

From this you shall call the town which you will build there 'Praha.
"From a Terrace in Prague" by Lieut.-Col. B. Granville Baker
Will he say that the population of Praha is not Czech because on our maps that capital is commonly called Prague?
"The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2" by Henry Baerlein
Libussa therefore called the new city Praha, that is Prague, the well-known royal city on the Moldau in Bohemia.
"Tales from the German" by Various
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In news:

A Bontonfilm release of an In Film Praha production.
Lockout began 24 days ago, Alexander Ovechkin and Zdeno Chara continued their rivalry Tuesday, skating for their newest clubs, Dynamo Moscow and HC Lev Praha.
Erik Christensen, right, from Lev Praha challenges Alexander Ovechkin from Dynamo Moscow during their KHL ice hockey match in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, Oct 9.
The former WNBA star now plays basketball for unbeaten USK Praha in Prague , Czech Republic.
Being selected for the unique opportunity to perform in Prague , Shakespeare Orange County presented the Shakespearean poem, "Venus and Adonis," at the 2012 Praha Fringe Festival this past June.
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