- a province in SE Austria: formerly a duchy. 6327 sq. mi. (16,385 sq. km). Capital: Graz.
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She had been my mother's governess, and came with her from Styria.The King's Mirror
Why should either Calvinists or Lutherans be tolerated in Styria?The Life of John of Barneveld, 1614-23, Volume II.
John Lothrop Motley
He added Austria, Styria and Carniola to his dominions by conquest.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology
The Taurisci, who formed part of the former people, inhabited Styria.
Rohas has been identified with a range of mountains in Styria; Celli is also in Styria.Parzival (vol. 1 of 2)
Wolfram von Eschenback
- a mountainous state of SE Austria: rich mineral resources. Capital: Graz. Pop: 1 190 574 (2003 est). Area: 16 384 sq km (6326 sq miles)German name: Steiermark