What does balkan mean?

Definitions for balkanˈbɔl kən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word balkan.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Balkan(noun)

    an inhabitant of the Balkan Peninsula


  1. Balkan(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the Balkan Peninsula

  2. Balkan(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the Balkan Mountains

  3. Balkan(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the Balkan countries and their inhabitants

  4. Origin: From balkan


  1. Balkan

    Balkan is the second studio album by Bosnian Serb singer Seka Aleksić. It was released in 2003. The album is named after the Balkan mountains. Balkan contains a few hit songs: "Crno i zlatno", "Šta je bilo, bilo je", "Idi lepi moj", "Jedna više", "Oči plave boje" and the title track.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of balkan in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of balkan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Carlos Haertel:

    Onshore wind in eastern Europe and the Balkan countries is currently interesting, especially in Poland and Romania.

  2. Foreign Minister Kurz:

    Without the help of your Government we would not have been able to close the Balkan route. I am very grateful for your support.

  3. Austrian Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner:

    It's important that every country on the Balkan route acts more restrictively, a backlog on the Slovenian side... cannot be ruled out.

  4. Aleksandar Vucic:

    The EU that all of us (Balkan countries) are aspiring to, it has lost its magic power, yes we all want to join, but it is no longer the big dream it was in the past.

  5. De Maiziere:

    Even if the refugee situation has eased at internal borders along the West Balkan route, we look with concern at the developments on the external borders of the Union.

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