Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic

/kab'euhr dee"noh bawl kahr", -bal-, -bawl"kahr, -bal"-/; Russ. /keuh burdd dyee"neuh bul kahrdd"/
an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in N Caucasia, N of the Georgian Republic. 675,000; 4747 sq. mi. (12,295 sq. km). Cap.: Nalchik.

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  • Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic — Kab•ar•di′no Bal′kar Auton′omous Repub′lic [[t]ˌkæb ərˈdi noʊˈbɔl kɑr, ˈbæl [/t]] n. geg an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in N Caucasia, N of the Georgian Republic. 760,000; 4825 sq. mi. (12,500 sq. km) Cap.: Nalchik …   From formal English to slang

  • Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic — /kab euhr dee noh bawl kahr , bal , bawl kahr, bal /; Russ. /keuh burdd dyee neuh bul kahrdd / an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in N Caucasia, N of the Georgian Republic. 675,000; 4747 sq. mi. (12,295 sq. km). Cap.: Nalchik …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic — The Kabardino Balkar ASSR was an autonomous republic of the Soviet Union. It is now the Kabardino Balkaria republic …   Wikipedia

  • Maysky, Kabardino-Balkar Republic — For other uses, see Maysky (disambiguation). Coordinates: 43°37′59″N 44°3′52″E / 43.63306°N 44.06444°E / 43.63306; 44.06444 …   Wikipedia

  • balkar — ˈbälˌkär noun ( s) Usage: capitalized Etymology: Russian, of Turkic origin; akin to Karachai balqar, Balkar bolqar, Old Turkish bulgar mixed breed 1. : one of a mixed Mongoloid people of the Caucasus in the Kabardino Balkarian Republic, Union of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Balkar — /bahl kahr/, n., pl. Balkars, (esp. collectively) Balkar for 1. n. 1. a member of a Sunni Muslim people living mainly in the Kabardino Balkar Autonomous Republic in the Russian Federation, closely related to the Karachai. 2. the Turkic language… …   Universalium

  • Kabardino-Balkaria — ▪ republic, Russia       republic in southwestern Russia, on the northern flank of the Greater Caucasus range. It is divided into three main relief regions. In the south is the Greater Caucasus, the crest of which forms the boundary. Four… …   Universalium

  • Autonomous oblasts of the Soviet Union — were administrative units created for a number of smaller nations, which were given autonomy within the republics of the Soviet Union.Azerbaijan SSR*Nagorno Karabakh AO (now Nagorno Karabakh)Byelorussian SSR*Dzierzynszczyzna (1932 1935; Polish… …   Wikipedia

  • Kabardino-Balkaria — /kæbəˈdinoʊ bɔlˌkariə/ (say kabuh deenoh bawl.kahreeuh) noun a federal republic in southern Russia; formerly the Kabardino Balkar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in Russia within the Soviet Union. 12 500 km2. Capital: Nalchik. Also, Kabardin …   Australian English dictionary

  • Kabardino-Balkaria — Kabardino Balkar Republic Кабардино Балкарская Республика (Russian) Къэбэрдей Балъкъэр Республикэ (Kabardian) Къабарты Малкъар Республика (Balkar)    …   Wikipedia


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