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Carpathian
mountain range of Eastern Europe, from Thracian Gk. Karpates oros, lit. "Rocky Mountain;" related to Albanian karpe "rock."
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Another german ethnic group, the carpathian germans, lived in slovakia.
The ridge of the southern carpathian mountains forms its southern border.
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