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Definition of the noun lithuania

What does lithuania mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a republic in northeastern Europe on the Baltic Sea
    • examples: The most beautiful girls are from Lithuania. | I dream to go and live in Lithuania. | Lithuania is a member of the European Union. | Lithuania enters the European Union. | Lithuania is joining the European Union. | Lithuania is called "Lietuva" in Lithuanian. | It happens in Lithuania. | Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of Lithuania: Lietuva / Republic of Lithuania
    • instance of: Baltic Republic / Baltic State = European countries bordering the Baltic Sea
    • parts:
    • member: Lithuanian = a native or inhabitant of Lithuania


Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania, is a country in Northern Europe, one of the three Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. It is bordered by Latvia to the north, Belarus to the east and south, Poland to the south, and Kaliningrad Oblast to the southwest. Lithuania has an estimated population of 3 million as of 2013, and its capital and largest city is Vilnius. Lithuanians are a Baltic people. The official language, Lithuanian, and Latvian are the only two living languages in the Baltic branch of the Indo-European language family.

Phrases with Lithuania

  1. Lithuania Minor
  2. capital of lithuania
  3. republic of lithuania

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lithuania

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Google previewBeyond Post-communist Studies: Political Science and the New Democracies of Europe (2016)

Political Science and the New Democracies of Europe by Terry D. Clark

Given the proposition that there is a small set of consolidated democracies in post-communist Europe, Lithuania is the one...

Google previewThe Rough Guide to Europe On A Budget (2010)

by Laura Bennitt

Lithuania is a vibrant and quirky country, which has undergone rapid modernization since becoming independent from the Soviet Union in 1990. You'll find a lively nightlife, both in Vilnius and on the coast, ample grounds for outdoor pursuits ...

Google previewOfficial Report of Debates (1993)

by European Conference of Local Authorities, Council of Europe

After the collapse of the Soviet Empire, and after five decades of occupation, Lithuania is a free and democratic state once more. Undoubtedly, it is a...

Google previewGlobal Trends in the Dairy Industry Outlook for the Baltics (2002)

Outlook for the Baltics by OECD

The most significant issue facing the processing industry in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania is the availability of supply. In the case of the dairy sector, the availability constraint has both qualitative and quantitative dimensions. The small herd size, ...

Google previewGlobal Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Peer Reviews: Lithuania 2013 Phase 1: Legal and Regulatory Framework (2013)

Phase 1: Legal and Regulatory Framework by OECD

Lithuania is the largest of the three Baltic states located in northern Europe. It has generally enjoyed a high rate of growth over the past decade following economic reforms. Its diverse economy is predominantly based on services and industry, ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh new philosophical journal (1830)

One of the most important and singular remnants of the primeval forests of Lithuania is that of Bialoncieza, formerly the private domain of the kings of Poland , and now the imperial property, in the district of Pruzany, in the government of Grodno ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Adolescence (2006)

by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, Research Professor Department of Psychology Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, PH.D.

Lithuania is a member of the European Union, the United Nations, and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Partnership for Peace. The constitution divides state power among the legislative, executive, and judicial branches. The president of ...

Google previewLooking at Lithuania (2006)

by Jan Willem Bultje

Lithuania is a land of water. There are more. Introduction.

Google previewThe Geography of Tourism of Central and Eastern European Countries (2017)

by Krzysztof Widawski, Jerzy Wyrzykowski

Lithuania is a country of plains, yet its landscape is far from monotonous. Though there are no high mountains, beautiful hills towering up to 300 m above the ground can be found in abundance. There are a few regions of uplands ...

Google previewFirms, Jobs, and Employment in Moldova (2004)

by Jan Rutkowski

Lithuania is the most adequate point of reference: enterprise restructuring proceeds at a high pace, the labor market is dynamic, and most importantly, destruction of non-productive, old jobs in is followed by commensurate creation of new, ...

Google previewThe Statesman's Yearbook 2003 (2016)

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

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Lithuania is a member of the UN, WTO, BIS, the NATO Partnership for Peace, EBRD, IMF, UNESCO, FAO, IMO, Council of Europe , OSCE, Council of the Baltic Sea States, IOM and EAPC, is an Associate ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Jewish Life Before and During the Holocaust: K-Sered (2001)

by Shmuel Spector, Geoffrey Wigoder

Lithuania, 1936 (Budesarchive/ photo courtesy of Yad Vashem, The Holocaust Martyrs ' and Heroes ' Remembrance Authority. Jerusalem) The Ninth Fort near Kaunas (Kovno), also known as " ...

Google previewThe Jewish Encyclopedia (1904)

A Descriptive Record of the History, Religion, Literature, and Customs of the Jewish People from the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Isidore Singer, Cyrus Adler

Thus in 1672 Jewish elders from various towns and villages in the grand duchy of Lithuania secured a charter from King Michael Wishnevetzki (1669—73), decreeing “ that on account of the increasing number of Jews guilty of oflenses against ...

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 ...

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Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - March 8, 2014: Museum plate in the old town of Vilnius, Lithuania.Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - October 13, 2013. Gediminas Tower is the remaining part of the Upper Castle in the center of Vilnius, Lithuania.Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - September 3, 2015: Brozne plate at the bakery in the old town of Vilnius, in LithuaniaSmall photo of Lithuania flag. Flag of Lithuania. Lithuania celebrating 100-year independence anniversarySmall photo of Kaziukas Vilnius LithuaniaSmall photo of Kaziukas Vilnius LithuaniaSmall photo of Kaziukas Vilnius Lithuania More...

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Scrabble value of L1I1T1H4U1A1N1I1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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