Definitions for balkhbɑlx
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a town in N Afghanistan: capital of ancient Bactria.
Category: Ancient History, Geography (places)
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
anciently called Bactria, a district of Afghan Turkestan lying between the Oxus and the Hindu-Kush, 250 m. long and 120 m. broad, with a capital of the same name, reduced now to a village; birthplace of Zoroaster.