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Transylvanian Alps (Romania)

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Geographic headingTransylvanian Alps (Romania)
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Geographic subdivision usageRomania--Transylvanian Alps
Variant(s)Carpații Meridionali (Romania)
Déli-Kárpatók (Romania)
Erdélyi-Havasok (Romania)
Romanian Carpathians (Romania)
South Carpathians (Romania)
Southern Carpathian Mountains (Romania)
Southern Carpathians (Romania)
See alsoCarpathian Mountains
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Found inGeoNames [algorithmically matched] (range; 45°30ʹ00ʺN 024°15ʹ00ʺE)
Turnock, D. The human geography of the Romanian Carpathians, with fieldwork case studies, 1977, ©1980.
Britannica online, Feb. 22, 2022 (Transylvanian Alps, also called Southern Carpathians, Romanian Carpaƫii Meridionali, mountainous region of south-central Romania. It consists of that section of the Carpathian Mountain arc from the Prahova River valley (east) to the gap in which flow the Timiş and Cerna rivers)
Wikipedia, Feb. 22, 2022 (The Southern Carpathians (also known as the Transylvanian Alps; Romanian: Carpații Meridionali; Hungarian: Déli-Kárpátok) are a group of mountain ranges located in southern Romania. They cover the part of the Carpathian Mountains located between the Prahova River in the east and the Timiș and Cerna Rivers in the west. To the south they are bounded by the Balkan mountain range in eastern Serbia)
Romania's Transylvanian Alps, on New York times 2020 travel list, via website, 13 Jan. 2020, viewed on Feb. 22, 2022 (the Southern Carpathian Mountains, also known as the Transylvanian Alps)
GEOnet names server, Feb. 22, 2022 (Transylvanian Alps (Conventional); Carpații Meridionali (Approved); variants: Southern Carpathians; Transilvanische Alpen; Transil'vanskie Al'py; Transsylvanische Alpen; Transylvanian Alps; mountains, Romania, 45°30ʹ00ʺN, 024°15ʹ00ʺE (45.5, 24.25))