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Definition of the noun serbia

What does serbia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries
    • examples: It's the third biggest city of Serbia. | The trains in Serbia are terribly slow. | One of Serbia's allies was Russia. | Kosovo is the heart of Serbia! | The capital city of Serbia is Belgrade. | Serbia is called "Srbija" in Serbian. | He taught English in Serbia for two years. | The United States cannot win a war against a big and strong country. It can only annihilate a weak and relatively small country like Serbia or Iraq. It can also win a war in less than 24 hours against a tiny island like Grenada. | In Serbia, the trains are very slow.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonym of Serbia: Srbija
    • instance of: geographic area / geographic region / geographical area / geographical region = a demarcated area of the Earth
    • part of: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia / Jugoslavija / Serbia and Montenegro / Union of Serbia and Montenegro / Yugoslavia = a mountainous republic in southeastern Europe bordering on the Adriatic Sea; formed from two of the six republics that made up Yugoslavia until 1992
    • parts:
    • member: Serbian / Serb = a member of a Slavic people who settled in Serbia and neighboring areas in the 6th and 7th centuries


Serbia, officially the Republic of Serbia, is a country situated at the crossroads between Central and Southeast Europe, covering the southern part of the Pannonian Plain and the central Balkans. Serbia is landlocked and borders Hungary to the north; Romania and Bulgaria to the east; Macedonia to the south; and Croatia, Bosnia, and Montenegro to the west; it also claims a border with Albania through the disputed territory of Kosovo. The capital of Serbia, Belgrade, is one of the largest cities in Southeast Europe.

Phrases with Serbia

  1. union of serbia and montenegro
  2. capital of serbia and montenegro

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Serbia

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Google previewProspects and Risks Beyond EU Enlargement (2013)

Southeastern Europe: Weak States and Strong International Support by Wim van Meurs

Institutional Problems: Today, Serbia is a relatively weak political entity. In fact, Serbia is an incomplete, pre-political community. That community is in search for its constitutional and legal setup and legitimacy. It is torn between completing the ...

Google previewLitigating the Rights of the Child (2014)

The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in Domestic and International Jurisprudence by Ton Liefaard, Jaap E. Doek

Serbia is a State party to a number of regional instruments for the protection of human rights: in 2003 it ratified the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms7 as well as all the protocols to this ...

Google previewSecond Environmental Performance Review (2007)

Republic of Serbia by United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe. Committee on Environmental Policy

Serbia is a party (by succession, in 2001) to both the Vienna Convention on the Protection of the Ozone Layer and its Montreal Protocol. Four amendments to the Montreal Protocol were ratified (by accession) in 2005. The MEP is the focal ...

Google previewMoody's Analyses of Investments (1920)

by John Moody

' Serbia is an agricultural country, each peasant ...

Google previewMoody's Manual of Investments (1920)

American and Foreign by John Sherman Porter

Serbia is an agricultural country, each peasant ...

Google previewIntroduction to International Relations, Theories and Approaches (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Serbia: The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to : The Republicof Serbia is a landlocked sovereign country located in Southeastern Europe and comprising the southern portion of the Pannonian Plain and a ...

Google previewRussia and its Near Neighbours (2012)

by M. Freire, R. Kanet

Serbia is a country that traces its close ties to Russia back ...

Google previewThe Europe of Elites (2012)

A Study Into the Europeanness of Europe's Political and Economic Elites by Heinrich Best, György Lengyel, Luca Verzichelli

However, Serbia is a deviant case in our data set, being the only non-EU member state included in the survey. This means that, since we cannot control the trend in other significant non-EU and/or applicant countries, we cannot use the ...

Google previewExporters' Encyclopaedia (1920)

agodina, Serbia (via Gal., Tri., or Fiu. Rimnik, Roumania . . . . . . . . . (via § aitza, Bosnia . . . . . . (via Tri. or Fiu. Roman, Roumania .

Google previewA Dictionary of the European Union (2015)

by Lee McGowan, David Phinnemore

SERBIA European Affairs in the Slovakian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and then the Slovakian representative to the EU in 2004–09. SEPA: See Single Euro Payments Area SERBIA emerged as an independent country from the former state of ...

Google previewWorld Police Encyclopedia: L-Z, index (2006)

by Dilip K. Das, Michael Palmiotto

SERBIA. SEYCHELLES. United Nations Programme Network Institutes, Technical Assistance Workshop, Vienna, Austria, May 10, 2001. World Prison Population: Facts, Trends and Solutions, "Prisons in Africa". un_workshop/ ...

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Small photo of BELGRADE, SERBIA - APRIL, 2018: Statue of military commander Vojin Popovic known as Vojvoda Vuk in Belgrade, SerbiaSmall photo of BELGRADE, SERBIA - APRIL, 2018: Statue of military commander Vojin Popovic known as Vojvoda Vuk in Belgrade, SerbiaSmall photo of Manasija monastery SerbiaSmall photo of St. Mark's Church or Church of St. Mark is a Serbian Orthodox church located in the Tasmajdan park in Belgrade, Serbia, near the Parliament of SerbiaSmall photo of Belgrade, Serbia - September 24, 2016: View of the national assembly building in Belgrade, SerbiaSmall photo of Belgrade, Serbia, April 21, 2018: Kalemegdan fortress in Belgrade, SerbiaSmall photo of BELGRADE. SERBIA. 30 OCTOBER 2011 : Cannon in Kalemegdan. Belgrade. Serbia More...

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Quotes about Serbia

Why four great powers should fight over Serbia no fellow can understand. (John Burns)
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Scrabble value of S1E1R1B3I1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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