an opera (1896) by Giacomo Puccini.
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Czech Čechy. a region in the W Czech Republic: formerly a kingdom in central Europe; under Hapsburg rule 1526–1918. 20,101 sq. mi. (52,060 sq. km). (often lowercase) a district inhabited by persons, typically artists, writers, and intellectuals, whose way of life, dress, etc., are generally unconventional or avant-garde. (often lowercase) the social circles where such […]
a former German protectorate including Bohemia and Moravia, 1939–45.
a native or inhabitant of Bohemia. (usually lowercase) a person, as an artist or writer, who lives and acts free of regard for conventional rules and practices. the Czech language, especially as spoken in Bohemia. a Gypsy. of or relating to Bohemia, its people, or their language. (usually lowercase) pertaining to or characteristic of the […]
a Christian denomination formed in Bohemia in 1467 from various Hussite groups, reorganized in 1722 as the Moravian Church. plural noun a Protestant Christian sect formed in the 15th century from various Hussite groups, which rejected oaths and military service and advocated a pure and disciplined spiritual life. It was reorganized in 1722 as the […]