Transylvania

geographical name Tran·syl·va·nia \ ˌtran(t)-səl-ˈvā-nyə , -nē-ə \
variants: or Romanian Transilvania
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Transylvania

region of western Romania bounded on the north, east, and south by the Carpathian Mountains and the Transylvanian Alps
Note: Transylvania was part of Hungary from 1867 to 1918.

Transylvanian

play \-nyən, -nē-ən\ adjective or noun


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