[ wo-ley-kee-uh ]
/ wɒˈleɪ ki ə /
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a former principality in SE Europe: united with Moldova to form Romania in 1861. 29,569 sq. mi. (76,585 sq. km). Capital: Bucharest.
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OTHER WORDS FROM WallachiaWal·la·chi·an, adjective, noun
Words nearby Wallachia
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How to use Wallachia in a sentence
The revolution in Wallachia ended in the flight of the prince and the establishment of a provincial government.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Shortly afterward he rejected the whole paper, and the Russian troops remained in Wallachia.
If he broke with Napoleon he might even lose Moldavia and Wallachia, and realize nothing further.
Both Wallachia and Moldavia continued under the protection of Turkey, and were permitted to enjoy their former privileges.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
In the fourteenth century a considerable body settled in Wallachia, Hungary, and the island of Cyprus.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
British Dictionary definitions for Wallachia
/ (wɒˈleɪkɪə) /
a variant spelling of Walachia
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