Cluj-Napoca

[ kloo zh-nah-paw-kah ]
/ ˈklʊʒ nɑˈpɔ kɑ /
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noun

a city in NW Romania.
German Klausenberg. Hungarian Kolozsvár. Formerly Cluj [kloo zh] /klʊʒ/.
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Examples from the Web for cluj

  • The seat of the Unitarian Church is in Cluj, which is also the location of its seminary.

    Area Handbook for Romania|Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • Area organization includes two military regions, with headquarters at Cluj and Iasi, and the Bucharest garrison.

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

British Dictionary definitions for cluj

Cluj

/ (klʊʃ, kluːʒ) /

noun

an industrial city in NW Romania, on the Someşul-Mic River: former capital of Transylvania. Pop: 297 000 (2005 est)German name: Klausenburg Hungarian name: Kolozsvár
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