Balkan


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Related to Balkan: Balkan Mountains, Balkan Peninsula, Balkan states, Balkan Wars, Balkan War

Bal·kan

 (bôl′kən)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the Balkan Peninsula or the Balkan Mountains.
2. Of or relating to the Balkan States or their inhabitants.

Balkan

(ˈbɔːlkən)
adj
(Placename) of, denoting, or relating to the Balkan States or their inhabitants, the Balkan Peninsula, or the Balkan Mountains

Bal•kan

(ˈbɔl kən)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the Balkan Peninsula or its inhabitants.
n.
2. the Balkans. Also called the Bal′kan States′. the countries in the Balkan Peninsula: Yugoslavia, Romania, Bulgaria, Albania, Greece, and the European part of Turkey.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Balkan - an inhabitant of the Balkan Peninsula
Balkan Peninsula, Balkans - a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Translations
balkánský
balkansk
balkanilainen
balkanski
バルカン諸国の
발칸 여러 나라의
Balkan-
ประเทศในคาบสมุทรบอลข่าน
thuộc Bán đảo Balkan

Balkan

[ˈbɔːlkən]
A. ADJbalcánico
B. N the Balkanslos Balcanes

Balkan

[ˈbɔːlkən]
adjbalkanique
n
the Balkans → les Balkans mpl

Balkan

adjBalkan-; the Balkan Mountainsder Balkan; the Balkan Statesdie Balkanländer pl; Balkan syndromeBalkansyndrom nt, Verseuchung von Soldaten durch Rückstände radioaktiver Munition
n the Balkansder Balkan, die Balkanländer pl

Balkan

[ˈbɔːlkən] adjbalcanico/a

Balkan

بَلْقَانيّ balkánský balkansk Balkan- βαλκανικός balcánico balkanilainen balkanique balkanski balcanico バルカン諸国の 발칸 여러 나라의 Balkan balkansk bałkański balcânico балканский Balkan- ประเทศในคาบสมุทรบอลข่าน Balkan thuộc Bán đảo Balkan 巴尔干半岛的
References in classic literature ?
Sometimes we saw him passing in lonely majesty to his inner sanctum, with his eyes staring vaguely and his mind hovering over the Balkans or the Persian Gulf.
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This is not only a betrayal to the long-term interests of Turkey but also a huge disservice to the Muslim and Turkic-background communities living in Balkan countries.
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Alaattin Bayraktar, General Vice President of the Turkish Industrialists' and Businessmen's Confederation of Business Women, has vowed substantial investments in Balkan states in 2015.
The massive floods that hit the Balkan countries this year turned on the red light that something must be undertaken as soon as possible.
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Thus, Balkan fascism is examined by setting Romanian Legion of St Michael and Croatian Ustasa side by side, and the development of socialism in the Balkans is traced simultaneously in Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria, allowing us to see the different paths these political movements have taken and the way they were colored by their respective national tendencies and affected by cultural differences.
The central topic of the meeting of the countries of the Visegrad Group and the Western Balkans was the European integration of the Balkan countries, the challenges on their way to the EU, the transformative power of the European integration and the ways of exerting positive impact on the process of EU enlargement.