Definitions for jihlavaˈyɪ hlɑ vɑ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word jihlava

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ji•hla•vaˈyɪ hlɑ vɑ(n.)

  1. a city in W Moravia, in the S central Czech Republic: former silver-mining center. 53,074.

    Category: Geography (places)

Freebase

  1. Jihlava

    Jihlava is a city in the Czech Republic. Jihlava is a centre of the Vysočina Region, situated on the Jihlava river on the historical border between Moravia and Bohemia, and is the oldest mining town in the Czech Republic, approximately 50 years older than Kutná Hora. Among the principal buildings are the early Gothic churches of St. Jacob, Friars Minor church of Our Lady and Dominican church of Holy Cross, the Baroque church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the Municipal Hall and a number of municipal houses containing Gothic and Renaissance details. There is also a Jewish cemetery, containing some remarkable monuments including the tombstone of the parents of Gustav Mahler.

Translation

Find a translation for the jihlava definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these jihlava definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"jihlava." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 2 Oct. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/jihlava>.

Are we missing a good definition for jihlava?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for jihlava: