cisleithan

adjective cis·lei·than \(ˈ)si¦slīthən\

Definition of cisleithan

  1. :  situated on this especially the western or Austrian side of the Leitha river

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Origin and Etymology of cisleithan

modification of German zisleithanisch, from zis- cis- + Leitha, river in eastern Austria + German -anisch (from Latin -anus -ane + German -isch -ish)


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