One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Relating to or characteristic of the Alpine Austrian state of Carinthia or its inhabitants.‘a trip to the Carinthian countryside’
- ‘The piece was completed by Mahler in 1904 during what was by all accounts an idyllic and blissful summer in the Carinthian mountains.’
- ‘Hot sunshine and warm springs make many Carinthian lakes very popular for water sports.’
- ‘That night, the bottle of velvety Austrian pinot noir was more welcome than usual, as was the themed dinner, a treat of Carinthian specialities.’
- ‘I just wanted to stay here in this bucolic meadow high in the Carinthian Alps thinking about how much fun I was having skiing in Austria.’
- ‘He was the guest of honour at the Carinthian summer festival in Austria.’
An inhabitant of the Alpine Austrian state of Carinthia.‘thanks to their climate and their ancestry, the Carinthians are as a rule very good looking’
- ‘Of the population in the age class of 75 and above, 17,7 percent of all Carinthians have some skills in Slovene.’
- ‘The three Carinthians doffed their berets and started drinking in a corner of the bar.’
- ‘I do not need to be branded as a German or as a Slovene, but I am a Carinthian.’
- ‘The present minister is the Rev. Fr. Bauer, a Carinthian.’
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