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Meaning & History

From the name of the Slavic tribe of the Czechs, probably derived from the Slavic root čelo meaning "family, tribe". This is the Czech name of Bohemia, while the Czech Republic is called Česko.
VariantsČesko Czech Česko Slovak
Other Languages & CulturesCzechia English Tchéquie French Tschechien German Csehország Hungarian Cechia Italian Czechy Polish
Entry added October 20, 2016   Contribute