Adjective "balkan" definition and examples

(Balkan may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈbɔːlk(ə)n/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to the Balkan Mountains or to the countries occupying the part of SE Europe lying south of the Danube and Sava Rivers.
  1. 'a Balkan state'
  2. 'The different regions of Greece have absorbed elements of the music of their Turkish, Balkan, and Italian neighbours, so that it is impossible to speak of a single tradition.'
  3. 'She has published extensively on Eastern European and Balkan cinema.'
  4. 'The horseshoe-shaped country is in the Balkan peninsula, along the Adriatic coast.'

More definitions

1. pertaining to the Balkan States or their inhabitants.

2. pertaining to the Balkan Peninsula.

3. pertaining to the Balkan Mountains. noun

4. the Balkans. Balkan States.

More examples(as adjective)

"states can be balkan."

Origin

(Balkan)