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"Western Europe" is a phrase which is often translated as "Europa occidental", and "Eastern Europe" is a proper noun which is often translated as "Europa del Este". Learn more about the difference between "western Europe" and "Eastern Europe" below.
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (region)
a. Europa occidental
Andorra is a small nation in western Europe.Andorra es una nación pequeña en Europa occidental.
Western Europe
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
2. (politics)
a. Europa Occidental
Western Europe must stand together against the threat of communism.Europa occidental debe mantenerse firme ante la amenaza del comunismo.
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Eastern Europe
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (region)
a. Europa del Este
Next summer, I want to travel to Eastern Europe. I'd love to visit Prague and Budapest.El verano que viene, quiero viajar a Europa del Este. Me encantaría ir a Praga y Budapest.
b. Europa Oriental
During the Cold War, "Eastern Europe" became synonymous with the term "Eastern Bloc."Durante la Guerra Fría, "Europa Oriental" se volvió sinónimo del término "Bloque Oriental".
eastern Europe
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (region)
a. el este de Europa
I've been to France and Germany, but I've never been to eastern Europe.He visitado Francia y Alemania, pero nunca estuve en el este de Europa.
b. Europa oriental
We traveled all over eastern Europe last summer.Recorrimos toda Europa oriental el verano pasado.
c. Europa del este
Moldova is a small country in eastern Europe.Moldova es un país pequeño en Europa del este.
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