Definition of


  1. (noun, person) a native of inhabitant of the Czech Republic
  2. (noun, person) a native or inhabitant of the former republic of Czechoslovakia
  3. (noun, communication) the Slavic language of Czechs
  4. (adj, pert) of or relating to Czechoslovakia or its people or their language
    Czechoslovak nationalists
    The Czechoslovakian population

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Synonyms of Czech

czechoslovak, czechoslovakian

Alternate forms of Czech

Derivations: czech

Hypernyms: european, slavic, slavic language, slavonic, slavonic language

Origin of the word Czech

  1. said to be from the name of an ancestral chief, but perhaps from a source akin to Czech četa "army." more

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