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Place Name BAVARIA
TYPE: Political Subdivision
Meaning & History
From Late Latin Baiovarii, the name of a Germanic tribe, named after an earlier Gaulish tribe the Boii. This is the name of a state in Germany (called Bayern in German).
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Bayern (German), Baviera (Italian), Baviera (Portuguese), Baviera (Spanish)