Oradea

Oradea

[aw-rah-dyah]
noun
a city in NW Romania.
Also called Oradea Mare [mah-re] .
German Grosswardein.
Hungarian Nagyvárad.
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Oradea (Romanian oˈradea)
 
n
German name: Grosswardein, Hungarian name: Nagyvárad an industrial city in NW Romania, in Transylvania: ceded by Hungary (1919). Pop: 182 000 (2005 est)

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oradea

city, capital of Bihor judet (county), northwestern Romania. It lies about 8 miles (13 km) east of the Hungarian border, along the Crisul Repede River where it leaves the western foothills of the Western Carpathians and flows onto the Hungarian Plain

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