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Definition of the noun Balti

What does Balti mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • balti: baltis
  • Balti: Baltis

  1. [uncountable] A style of Pakistani cooking in which the food is cooked in an iron pan having two handles.
  2. [countable] A dish cooked in this style.


  1. Balti a.k.a. Bălți is a city in Moldova. It is the second largest in terms of area and economic importance after Chișinău, and the third largest in terms of population after Chișinău and Tiraspol. The city is one of the five Moldovan municipalities. Sometimes also called "the northern capital", it is a major industrial, cultural and commercial centre and transportation hub in the north of the country. It is situated 127 kilometres north of the capital Chișinău, and is located on the river Răut, a tributary of the Dniester, on a hilly landscape in the Bălți steppe.
  2. Balti is a Moldovan wine region. This area has no sizable industrial vineyards. Here are plants for the production of cognac wine materials, special fortified wines and partially for the production of table wine. In the north of Moldova mainly white grape varieties sorts are grown: Aligote, Pinot, Fetească, Traminer.
    • also known as Balti Wine Region


Balti: A Balti is a type of curry served in a thin, pressed steel wok-like "balti bowl". It is served in many restaurants in the United Kingdom. The consensus appears to be that the term refers to the pot in which the curry is cooked, rather than to any specific ingredient or cooking technique, although it is stated that it is cooked until the cooking liquid has largely evaporated.

  • also known as 巴蒂, Balti curry, Balti kari

There are other foods with Balti in their name, like Balti Triangle.


Balti a.k.a. Balti Language: Balti is a Tibetic language spoken in Baltistan division in Gilgit–Baltistan of Pakistan and adjoining parts of Ladakh. Baltistan and Ladakh were part of each other before 1948, . Many of the written consonants that are silent in Standard Tibetan are pronounced in the Balti language.

Phrases with Balti

  1. Balti House
  2. Satyrus Balti
  3. Species Satyrus Balti

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Balti

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Google previewThe Taste of British South Asian Theatres: Aesthetics and Production (2015)

by Chandrika Patel

Balti is an Urdu word for a woklike container and is also a type of curry served in a woklike steel container.

Google previewCensus of India, 1901 (1902)

by India. Census Commissioner

6- Balti- — Balti is that form of speech which is spoken of in Baltistan.

Google previewCurry Magic: How to Create Modern Indian Restaurant Dishes ...

BALTI GOSHT Pot-Cooked Meat Balti is an Urdu word, and refers to a special basket-shaped pot ased for cooking in the central part of Pakistan, around Lahore. It is a traditionai winter-time preparation when village families get together ...

Google previewIndspired (2015)

Indian Inspired Fusion Cuisine by Ann Vinod

Serves: 4 Pairs with: Glenfiddich 12 Year Old, Oban Balti Chicken Curry Balti is a spicy meat or vegetable.

Google previewA Dot of Butter and A Dash of Spice

by Steve Norman

Simple quick Lamb Balti Balti is a tangy and tasty 129.

Google previewBuried in the Sky (2012)

The Extraordinary Story of the Sherpa Climbers on K2's Deadliest Day by Peter Zuckerman, Amanda Padoan

Balti is a form of archaic ...

Google previewA Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1895)

by Walter William Skeat

(Balti.) ...

Google previewChantyal Dictionary and Texts (1999)

by Michael Noonan, Ram Prasad Bhulanja, Jag Man Chhantyal, William Pagliuca

Bl [Balti], Bu [ Burmese], C [Chantyal], Ch [Chepang], Cn [Chinese], CNw [Classical Newari], CT ...

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Small photo of Balti, Moldova, October 18, 2016 A monument of a woman with grapes .Small photo of Balti, Moldova, October 18, 2016 A monument of a woman with grapes .Small photo of Prawn balti, an Indian dish, served in the typical dishware, square photoSmall photo of Balti, Moldova, October 18, 2016 A monument of a woman with grapes .Small photo of Balti, Moldova, August 15, 2017 The monument to the dead Jews in the second world warSmall photo of ready white rice in metal plate on fast food restaurant wait for clients. white rice with butter as food background. Indian curry meal with balti dish and basmati riceSmall photo of A balti dish with lemon rice, basmati rice flavoured with mustard seeds, curry leaves and pine nuts.Lemon rice. More...

Scrabble value of B3A1L1T1I1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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