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Definition of the noun bulgaria

What does bulgaria mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a republic in the eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula in southeastern Europe
    • examples: The Balkan Mountain range runs across Bulgaria from west to east. | For example in Bulgaria, shaking one’s head means yes while nodding one’s head means no. | Bulgaria is the only country in Europe where a former monarch has been elected prime minister. | Macedonia and Bulgaria are not friends. | I'm from Bulgaria. | He was sentenced to one year in prison in Bulgaria. | The dial code for Bulgaria is +359. | Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria. | The dialing prefix for Bulgaria is +359.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonym of Bulgaria: Republic of Bulgaria
    • instance of: Balkan country / Balkan nation / Balkan state = any one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula
    • part of: Europe = the 2nd smallest continent
    • parts:
    • member of: NATO / North Atlantic Treaty Organization = an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security
    • member: Bulgarian = a native or inhabitant of Bulgaria


Bulgaria, officially the Republic of Bulgaria, is a country in southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Romania to the north, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south, and the Black Sea to the east. With a territory of 110,994 square kilometres, Bulgaria is Europe's 16th-largest country.


  1. "Bulgaria" is a book by Khristo Angelov Khristov.
    • also known as "Bulgaria: 1300 years"
    • subject: History
  2. "Bulgaria" is a book by Andrew Rothstein.
    • also known as "Bulgaria: fact and fancy"
  3. "Bulgaria" is a book by Bozhidar Dimitrov.
    • also known as "Bulgaria: illustrated history"
  4. "Bulgaria" is a book by Frank Fox.
  5. "Bulgaria" is a book by Stanislav Sivriev.

There are many other writings with this title.


  1. Bulgaria was a class 785/OL800 Russian river cruise ship which operated in the Volga-Don basin. On 10 July 2011, Bulgaria sank in the Kuybyshev Reservoir of the Volga River near Syukeyevo, Kamsko-Ustyinsky District, Tatarstan, Russia, with 201 passengers and crew aboard when sailing from the town of Bolgar to the regional capital, Kazan. The catastrophe led to 122 confirmed deaths.
    • also known as Bulgariya, 保加利亚号
  2. Bulgaria: The Theme of Bulgaria was a province of the Byzantine Empire established by Emperor Basil II after the conquest of Bulgaria in 1018. Its capital was Skopje and it was governed by a strategos.
  3. Bulgaria is a TV spot.

Phrases with Bulgaria

Phrases starting with the word Bulgaria:

  1. Bulgaria Pura
  2. Bulgaria Pulla
  3. Bulgaria Clavus
  4. Bulgaria Striata
  5. Bulgaria Urnalis
  6. Bulgaria Inquinans
  7. Bulgaria Sarcoides
  8. Bulgaria Microspora
  9. Bulgaria Ophiobolus
  10. Bulgaria Sarcoides Sarcoides
  11. Bulgaria Sarcoides Turbinata

Phrases ending with the word Bulgaria:

  1. Alucita Bulgaria
  2. republic of bulgaria
  3. Species Alucita Bulgaria

Other phrases containing the word Bulgaria:

  1. Species Bulgaria Pura
  2. Species Bulgaria Pulla
  3. Species Bulgaria Sarcoides
  4. Species Bulgaria Microspora
  5. Species Bulgaria Ophiobolus
  6. Form Bulgaria Sarcoides Sarcoides

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bulgaria

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Google previewConstitution-making in the Region of Former Soviet Dominance (1996)

by Rett R. Ludwikowski

Bulgaria is a republic with a parliamentary system of government. The full power of the state originates with the people. It is exercised by the people directly and through the authorities identified in this Constitution. No group of people, political ...

Google previewEuropean Legal Cultures in Transition (2015)

by Åse B. Grødeland, William L. Miller

B-LA-2: 'first, because Bulgaria is a very small country...

Google previewThe Statesman's Yearbook 2010 (2009)

The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World by Barry Turner

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Bulgaria is a member of the UN, World Bank, IMF and several other UN specialized agencies, WTO, EU, Council of Europe, OSCE, CEI, BSEC, Danube Commission, BIS, IOM, the International Organization of ...

Google previewThe Statesman's Yearbook 2009 (2008)

The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World by Barry Turner

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Bulgaria is a member of the UN, World Bank, IMF and several other UN specialized agencies, WTO, EU, Council of Europe, OSCE, CEI, BSEC, Danube Commission, BIS, IOM, the International Organization of ...

Google previewGovernance of Addictions (2014)

European Public Policies by Tamyko Ysa, Joan Colom, Adrià Albareda, Anna Ramon, Marina Carrión, Lidia Segura

Bulgaria is the EU member state with the lowest GDP per capita and the lowest level of income (see Annex 8). The country is regarded as the gateway to the EU for heroin produced in Central and SouthEast Asia. This has a direct impact on ...

Google previewA Culture of Corruption? (2001)

Coping with Government in Post-communist Europe by William Lockley Miller, Åse B. Grødeland, Tatyana Y. Koshechkina

Geographically, Bulgaria is a long way from the Czech Republic and separated from Ukraine only by a hundred-mile strip of Romanian coast, but much of its trade and its ambitions for the future are oriented towards Central and Western ...

Google previewSocial Security Law in Bulgaria (2011)

by Vassil Mrachkov ; Mrachkov

Bulgaria is an unitary State with local self-government. No autonomous territorial formations are admitted (Article 2 of the Constitution). The functions and the parameters of the State bodies are defined on the basis of the principle of separation ...

Google previewBulgaria Mineral, Mining Sector Investment and Business Guide (2007)

Strategic Information and Regulations by International Business Publications, USA

The most you will ever pay for a visa to Bulgaria is the equivalent of forty pounds. To apply for a visa you ...

Google previewModernisation of Science Policy and Management Approaches in Central and South East Europe (2005)

by Edvard Kobal, S. Radosevic

Bulgaria is a functioning market economy. It has achieved a high degree of macroeconomic stability due to a good policy-mix brought about by the currency board arrangement, a tight fiscal stance and wage moderation. The role of the private ...

Google previewInstant encyclopaedia of geography (1993)

by S. P. Sinha

Bulgaria in a way was the westernmost buffer state in the long zane that emerged in Eurasia between Russian and English spheres of influence; the Russians helped push the Turks frcm Bulgaria, and British fears of a Russian penetration to ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, 2 Volume Set (2010)

by John Anthony McGuckin

BULGARIA,. AND. GEORGIA. After its completion in the 12th century, St. Sava's Kormchaia became the main canonical collection of the Serbian Church. Centuries later the first academic textbook on canon law was published by Bishop ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Stateless Nations: A-C (2002)

by James Minahan

The Aromanian homeland lies in the southern Balkan Peninsula, south and west of the Danube River, with pockets of Aromanians located in Greece, Albania, Macedonia, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, and Romania. Greece has the largest Aromanian ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the European Union (2013)

by David Phinnemore, Lee McGowan

Two years later,in 2000, the EU opened accession negotiationswith thesocalled ' Helsinki group' (Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Romania and Slovakia). Negotiations withthose applicant countries meeting the accession criteria—the ...

Google previewExporters' Encyclopaedia (1920)

Nissa, Bulgaria (via Gal., Tri., or Fiu.) Novibazar, Bosnia— (via Gal. , Tri., or #3 Oltenitzka, Roumania . . . . . . (via Gal. Orsova, Serbia (via Gal., Tri., or #3 Ostrovitza, Bosnia...


Google previewEncyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Society (2008)

by Richard T. Schaefer

Ukraine Poland Turkey Belarus Russia Romania Serbia Greece Bulgaria Latvia Italy Hungary Lithuania Slovakia Austria Croatia M oldova Albania Czech Republic Bosnia & Herzegovina Macedonia Cyprus Montenegro Adria tic Se a Black ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Basketball (2010)

by John Grasso

Entries AUS–Australia BLR–Belarus BRA–Brazil BUL–Bulgaria CAN–Canada CHN–China CUB–Cuba CZE–Czech Republic ESP–Spain EUN–Unified Team FRA–France GRE–Greece HUN–Hungary ITA–Italy JPN–Japan KOR–South Korea ...

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Small photo of SOFIA, BULGARIA - NOVEMBER 7, 2017: Golden Domes of Cathedral Saint Alexander Nevski in Sofia, BulgariaSmall photo of Labels against demolition of the monument “1300 years of Bulgaria” in Sofia, Bulgaria – july 4, 2017. Architect of the monument is Valentine Starchev, build during the Communist regime.Small photo of PLOVDIV, BULGARIA - OCTOBER 27, 2014: Ancient local walks in the medieval streets of old town Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on October 27, 2014Small photo of SOFIA, BULGARIA - APRIL 13, 2018: Garden Central Bath and Banski Square in Sofia, BulgariaSmall photo of SOFIA, BULGARIA - APRIL 13, 2018: Panoramic view of Lion's Bridge over Vladaya river, Sofia, BulgariaSmall photo of SOFIA. BULGARIA. 21 MAY 2013 : Council of Ministers of Bulgaria in Sofia. BulgariaSmall photo of sofia capital city of Bulgaria More...

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Quotes about Bulgaria

Bulgaria is the first state that has been awarded for its excellent fight against iodine deficiency by UNICEF. (Anatoly Karpov)
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Scrabble value of B3U1L1G2A1R1I1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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