One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A loosely defined region of central northern Europe, extending roughly from Germany in the west to Poland and Hungary in the east.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Harriet Martineau (1802–1876), writer and journalist. From middle + the name of Europe, probably after German Mitteleuropa Mitteleuropa.
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