Balkan

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish balkan ‎(wooded, craggy mountain range).

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Adjective[edit]

Balkan ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to the Balkan Peninsula
  2. Of or relating to the Balkan Mountains
  3. Of or relating to the Balkan countries and their inhabitants

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Finnish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Balkan

  1. The Balkans.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Balkan (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Balkan
genitive Balkanin
partitive Balkania
illative Balkaniin
singular plural
nominative Balkan
accusative nom.? Balkan
gen. Balkanin
genitive Balkanin
partitive Balkania
inessive Balkanissa
elative Balkanista
illative Balkaniin
adessive Balkanilla
ablative Balkanilta
allative Balkanille
essive Balkanina
translative Balkaniksi
instructive
abessive Balkanitta
comitative

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbalkaːn/
  • Hyphenation: Bal‧kan

Proper noun[edit]

Balkan m ‎(genitive Balkans)

  1. Balkans, Balkan Peninsula

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bǎlkaːn/
  • Hyphenation: Bal‧kan

Proper noun[edit]

Bàlkān m ‎(Cyrillic spelling Ба̀лка̄н)

  1. (uncountable) the Balkan Peninsula;
  2. (uncountable) the Balkans

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References[edit]

  • Balkan” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Balkan

  1. the Balkan Peninsula