Oltenia

geographical name
Ol·​te·​nia | \ äl-ˈtē-nē-ə How to pronounce Oltenia (audio) \
variants: or Little Walachia

Definition of Oltenia

region of southern Romania west of the Olt River constituting the western division of the region of Walachia

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“Oltenia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oltenia. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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