Alba Iulia

[ ahl-buh yool-yuh ]
/ ˌɑl bə ˈyul yə /
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noun

a city in W central Romania, on the Muresul River; the historic capital of Transylvania.

Hungarian Gyu·la·fe·hér·vár [gyoo-law-fe-heyr-vahr] /ˈgyʊ lɔ fɛˌheɪr vɑr/ German Karls·burg [karls-boork] /ˈkærls bʊərk/.

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  • In addition, the organization of the church was reduced from six to two dioceses, Alba-Iulia and Bucharest.

    Area Handbook for Romania|Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole