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Czech Republic to Use Czechia as One-word Version of Name

Czechia will soon be synonymous with the Czech Republic. Unlike most European countries, the Czech Republic has lacked a one-word version of its name in foreign languages. Now, the country is set to use the name Czechia in English, Tschechien in German or Tchequie in French.   The Foreign Ministry says a one-word name is more practical and flexible for various uses.   Neighboring Slovakia is officially the Slovak Republic. Similarly, Russia is used for the Russian...

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