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Albania appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • A pain, a blast; ah, that's Albania, Pa!
  • Madder Albania gasps: "Again, a blared dam!"
  • No bargain, a blasting is a sign it’s Albania: grab on!
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Definition of the noun albania

What does albania mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a republic in southeastern Europe on the Adriatic coast of the Balkan Peninsula
    • examples: Kosovo is the heart of Albania! | Albania wants to join the European Union. | The capital city of Albania is called Tirana. | Albania is called "Shqipëria" in Albanian. | I last saw them in Albania. | Come to Albania, we always make good coffee there. | The nature is very rich in Albania. | Albania gained its independence from Ottoman State in 1912. | Tirana is in Albania. | Tirana is the capital city of Albania.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonym of Albania: Republic of Albania
    • instance of: Balkan country / Balkan nation / Balkan state = any one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula
    • part of: Balkan Peninsula / Balkans = a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range
    • parts:
      • Albanian capital / Tirana = the capital and largest city of Albania in the center of the country
      • Durazzo / Durres = port city in western Albania on the Adriatic
      • Epirus = an ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC
    • member: Albanian = a native or inhabitant of Albania


  1. Albania, officially known as the Republic of Albania, is a country in Southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, Macedonia to the east, and Greece to the south and southeast. It has a coast on the Adriatic Sea to the west and on the Ionian Sea to the southwest. It is less than 72 km from Italy, across the Strait of Otranto which links the Adriatic Sea to the Ionian Sea.
  2. Albania is a town and municipality in Caquetá Department, Colombia.
  3. Albania is a town and municipality in the Santander Department in northeastern Colombia.
  4. Albania, or Ardhan in Parthian or Arran in Middle Persian as it was known in Persian, was a Caucasian satrapy of the Sassanid Empire.
  5. Albania is a Building in Edenton, North Carolina.

There are other places with in their name, like Caucasian Albania, Kingdom of Albania, Principality of Albania, People's Socialist Republic of Albania.


  1. "Albania" is the name of a studio album by popular Greek singer Marinella. It was released on October 9, 1973 by PolyGram Records in Greece and all songs composed by Giorgos Katsaros with lyrics by Pythagoras, about the Greco-Italian War of '40. Marinella made their debut performance with a concert in the Municipal Theater of Piraeus, conducted by Giorgos Katsaros, on the eve of Ohi Day, with live streaming by EIRT, on October 27, 1973.
  2. "Albania" is a musical album of Juliet Jonesin sydän.
    • released on (28 years ago)
  3. "Albania" is a musical album of Admiral Angry.


  1. "Albania" is a book by Philip Ward.
    • also known as "Albania: a travel guide"
  2. "Albania" is a book by Neil Olsen.
  3. "Albania" is a book by Wadham Peacock.
    • also known as "Albania, the foundling state of Europe"
  4. "Albania" is a book by Sherif Delvina.
    • also known as "Albania: the country of inter-religious harmony"
  5. "Albania" is a book by Joseph Swire.
    • also known as "Albania; the rise of a kingdom"


"Albania": A snappy short story about three girls – a filmmaker, her ex and her new girlfriend - and how their altered relationships create new dynamics.


"Albania" is an award-winning portfolio by Roger Lemoyne, depicting: The conflict between ethnic Albanians in the Serbian province of Kosovo and the Serbs, from whom they were seeking independence, left hundreds dead and more than a quarter of a million people homeless.

  • taken in (18 years ago)
  • media: photograph
  • award:
    • World Press Photo Award for People in the News (Stories) nomination for Roger Lemoyne
    • World Press Photo Award for People in the News (Stories), received by Roger Lemoyne


  1. Albania a.k.a. Albanians are defined as an ethnic group native to Albania and neighboring countries. The term is also used sometimes to refer to the citizens of the Republic of Albania regardless of ethnicity. Ethnic Albanians speak the Albanian language and more than half of ethnic Albanians live in Albania and Kosovo. The Albanian diaspora also exists in a number of other countries.
  2. Albania was a newspaper published in Albania.
  3. Albania was an Albanian periodical published by Faik Konica, one of the most important figures of Albanian culture in the early decades of the twentieth century. Albania was published from 1896-7 to 1910 and is widely regarded as the most important Albanian periodical in the beginning of the 20th century and one of the most important Albanian periodicals to have existed until the end of World War II.
  4. Albania is a historic home located at Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina. It was built about 1857, and is a 2 1/2-story, five bay, "L"-shaped Greek Revival style frame dwelling. It sits on a brick foundation, and has a 1 1/2-story rear wing. The front facade features a full length two-tiered engaged porch supported by six square-in-section pillars.

Phrases with Albania

Phrase starting with the word Albania:

  1. Albania Verconis

Phrases ending with the word Albania:

  1. Genus Albania
  2. Enantia albania
  3. Zygaena Albania
  4. republic of albania
  5. Enantia albania albania
  6. species Enantia albania
  7. Species Zygaena Albania
  8. subspecies Enantia albania albania

Other phrases containing the word Albania:

  1. Enantia Albania Nuria
  2. Species Albania Verconis
  3. Subspecies Enantia Albania Nuria

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Albania

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Albania (2010)

by Robert Elsie

LAND AND PEOPLE Albania is a small country in southeastern Europe...

Albania is a primarily mountainous country with a Mediterranean climate—hot, dry summers and temperate winters—although it can be cold in the winter months in ...

Google previewElectricity markets and reforms in Europe (2012)

by AA. VV.

Albania is the country that is least dependent on imports of electricity from the other WB countries (see Table 3).

Albania is a net importer (2.1 TWh) with large imports from mainly Greece, and to a smaller extent from Montenegro and ...

Google previewData Sharing for International Water Resource Management: Eastern Europe, Russia and the CIS (2013)

by T. Naff

de Abstract Albania is the richest country in water resources per capita in the Central and Eastern Europe. However, only one percent per year of those resources are withdrawn for utilization in the major water ...

Google previewOrganised Crime in Europe (2007)

Concepts, Patterns and Control Policies in the European Union and Beyond by Cyrille Fijnaut, Letizia Paoli

Introduction The sudden rise and phenomenal spread of organised crime in Albania is the topic of this article. The following section briefly...

Albania and its Difficult Transition Path Albania is a small European country. Up until 1991 it was ...

Google previewSocialism and the Law (1992)

Association for Legal and Social Philosophy, Seventeenth Annual Conference, University of Bristol, 4-6 April 1991 by William Watts Miller

However, very often we will want to resist that idea, say in judging whether Albania is a freer society than Britain. The reason why we want to J.Gray The Moral Foundations of Market Institutions London, Institute of Economic Affairs ( 1992).

Google previewDeadly Consignment (2011)

by Edward Hackford

Albania is a spectacular country, the interior is an intoxicating mixture of snowcapped mountains, precipitous valleys,fresh water lakes, torrents and rivers, while the flat coastal belt borders the Adriatic with a Mediterranean climate and tourist ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Population and Demographics (2014)

by James Ciment, Immanuel Ness

Albania occupiesa land area of 11,100 square miles (28,750 square kilometers) in Southeastern Europe, west of the Adriatic Sea and the Ionian sea. The country borders Serbia and Montenegroto thenorth, the former Yugoslav Republic of ...

Google previewEthnic Groups of Europe: An Encyclopedia (2011)

An Encyclopedia by Jeffrey E. Cole

Albanians inhabit parts of the Balkan Peninsula and are mostly concentrated in Albania, a country in southeastern Europe, where they make up about 95 percent of approximately 3.5 million inhabitants (Greeks, Vlachs, Roma, Macedonians, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of World War I (1998)

by Ian V. Hogg

One major fact was that the Turkish Empire stretched across the Balkan Peninsula to the Adriatic Sea, taking in what is today northern Greece, Macedonia, Albania, parts of Serbia and most of Romania. In the summer of 1912 the Balkan states ...

Google previewWinston's Cumulative Loose-leaf Encyclopedia (1922)

A Comprehensive Reference Work by Thomas Edward Finegan

Albania. persecutors, and refusing to sacrifice to the gotlB was executed outside of the city of Verulamium (St. Albans) in 285 or 305. Albani Madame Emma, the profes- » sional name of Marie Louise Emma Cecile Lajeunesse, a celebrated ...

Google previewThe popular Encyclopedia (1897)

A general dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, biography, and history by Charles ANNANDALE


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Scrabble value of A1L1B3A1N1I1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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