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carpathian

Word Origin and History for carpathian
Carpathian
mountain range of Eastern Europe, from Thracian Gk. Karpates oros, lit. "Rocky Mountain;" related to Albanian karpe "rock."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Examples for carpathian
  • 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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