- a region and former province in central Romania: formerly part of Hungary. 24,027 sq. mi. (62,230 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for transylvania
We were talking last night about making a vampire film festival in Transylvania.Tilda Swinton Blasts Putin at SXSW, Discusses ‘Only Lovers Left Alive’ and ‘My Cousin’ David Bowie
March 11, 2014
When the horror comes from Transylvania, there's always a comfortable giggle behind the shudders.Jaws’s Anniversary: Newsweek’s 1975 Review
June 20, 2012
A good amount below the GDP of the real Transylvania ($70 billion).Gross Vampire Product
November 18, 2009
And Stoker had no more visited Transylvania than Burroughs Africa.The Original Sexy Beast
July 2, 2009
Boiling Springs, Ky., represented in Transylvania legislature, 193.Chronicles of Border Warfare
Alexander Scott Withers
Once you 're down in Transylvania, write me word whom you 'd like to know.That Boy Of Norcott's
Charles James Lever
I am going home, to Transylvania, for my people are in trouble and I must go and help them.
And when you come back, if you find me asleep, just whisper in my ear, 'News from Transylvania!'
She fetched from her bookcase a military map of Transylvania.
- a region of central and NW Romania: belonged to Hungary from the 11th century until 1918; restored to Romania in 1947