Bohemian Forest
or German Böhmer Wald geographical name forested mountain region Czech Republic & Germany along boundary between E Bavaria & SW Bohemia

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  • Bohemian Forest — The Bohemian Forest is a low mountain range in Central Europe. Geographically, the mountains extend from South Bohemia in the Czech Republic to Austria and Bavaria in Germany. They create a natural border between the Czech Republic on one side… …   Wikipedia

  • Bohemian Forest — a wooded mountain range in central Europe, on the boundary between the SW Czech Republic and SE Germany. Highest peak, Arber, 4780 ft. (1455 m). German, Böhmerwald. * * * German Böhmer Wald Mountain range, central Europe. It lies along the… …   Universalium

  • Bohemian Forest — /boʊhimiən ˈfɒrəst/ (say bohheemeeuhn foruhst) noun a low forest covered mountain range on the boundary between the south western part of the Czech Republic and south eastern Germany. Highest peak, Arber, 1457 m. German, Böhmerwald …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bohemian Forest — a wooded mountain range in central Europe, on the boundary between the SW Czech Republic and SE Germany. Highest peak, Arber, 4780 ft. (1455 m). German, Böhmerwald …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bohemian Forest Region — This article deals with a historical political region. For the Bohemian Forest mountain range, see: Bohemian Forest. The Bohemian Forest Region ( de. Böhmerwaldgau; cs. Šumavská župa) is a historical region in the Czech Republic. It includes… …   Wikipedia

  • Bohemian — Bohemianism, n. /boh hee mee euhn/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Bohemia. 2. (usually l.c.) a person, as an artist or writer, who lives and acts free of regard for conventional rules and practices. 3. the Czech language, esp. as spoken in… …   Universalium

  • forest — forestal, forestial /feuh res cheuhl/, adj. forested, adj. forestless, adj. forestlike, adj. /fawr ist, for /, n. 1. a large tract of land covered with trees and underbrush; woodland. 2. the trees on such a tract: to cut down a forest …   Universalium

  • Bohemian Massif — ▪ region, Europe       dissected quadrangular plateau, with an area of about 60,000 square miles (about 158,000 square km), occupying Bohemia, Czech Republic. Centring on Prague, it reaches a maximum elevation of 5,256 feet (1,602 m) and is… …   Universalium

  • Bohemian Grove — is a convert|2700|acre|km2|0|abbr=on|lk=on|adj=on campground located at 20601 Bohemian Avenue, in Monte Rio, California, belonging to a private San Francisco based men s art club known as the Bohemian Club. In mid July each year, Bohemian Grove… …   Wikipedia

  • Bohemian Prater — The Boehmian Prater is a small amusement park at the edge of Vienna, which is together with the nearby situated recreation area Laaer mountain a popular trip goal for families. In Boehmian Prater, there are several rides, which have partially an… …   Wikipedia

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