Definition of Aunjetitz in English:


Pronunciation /ˈaʊnjətɪts/


  • Attributive Designating an important Early Bronze Age central European culture typified by the remains found near the village of Únětice (formerly Aunjetitz), near Prague in the Czech Republic; designating remains of this type; of, relating to, or characteristic of this culture.


1920s; earliest use found in Man: a monthly record of anthropological science. From Aunjetitz (German Aunjetitz, Czech Únětice), the former name of a village (now Únětice) near Prague, in the Czech Republic, near which the type site of the Early Bronze Age Únětice culture was excavated in 1879.