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    2 days ago · Brno (/ ˈ b ɜːr n oʊ / BUR-noh, Czech: ⓘ; German: Brünn ⓘ) is a city in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic.Located at the confluence of the Svitava and Svratka rivers, Brno has about 400,000 inhabitants, making it the second-largest city in the Czech Republic after the capital, Prague, and one of the 100 largest cities of the European Union.

  2. 5 days ago · Czechoslovakia, former country in central Europe encompassing the historical lands of Bohemia, Moravia, and Slovakia. Czechoslovakia was formed from several provinces of the collapsing empire of Austria-Hungary in 1918, at the end of World War I .

  3. 4 days ago · Czech Republic, country located in central Europe. It comprises the historical provinces of Bohemia and Moravia along with the southern tip of Silesia, collectively called the Czech Lands. In 2016 the country adopted the name ‘Czechia’ as a shortened, informal name for the Czech Republic.

  4. 3 days ago · Updated at 2024-03-22. 1389. The equestrian statue installed in Moravian Square is a tribute to the remarkable achievement of Jobst of Moravia and an allegory of courage. The main feature of the statue is the disproportionately long legs of the steed, enabling the baseless statue to tower over Moravian Square at a height of 8 meters. Details. Name.

  5. 5 days ago · The Moravians were historically a tribe of the Czech nation. A distinctive tribe, often the bearer of even more distinctive patriotism than the Czechs from Bohemia in the recent past. But the Silesians are, for example, a similar tribe, and the so-called 'Czechization' cannot be compared with Germanization under the Nazi rule.

  6. › wiki › SilesiaSilesia - Wikipedia

    3 days ago · Silesia (see names below) is a historical region of Central Europe that lies mostly within Poland, with small parts in the Czech Republic and Germany. Its area is approximately 40,000 km 2 (15,400 sq mi), and the population is estimated at 8,000,000. Silesia is split into two main subregions, Lower Silesia in the west and Upper Silesia in

  7. 4 days ago · Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul. Address: Petrov 9, 602 00 Brno 2, Czechia. The Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul is a Roman Catholic cathedral on Petrov Hill in Brno. The cathedral is one of the most important religious buildings in the country and is the seat of the Archbishop of Moravia.

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