What is Bulgarian?

  • (noun): A Slavic language spoken in Bulgaria.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Bulgarian refers to anything of or relating to Bulgaria and may refer directly to:

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... Bulgarian refers to anything of or relating to Bulgaria and may refer directly to Bulgarians, a Slavic-speaking ethnic group ... Bulgaria Bulgarian language, a Slavic language A citizen of Bulgaria ... For specific Bulgarians, see List of Bulgarians ...
Bulgarian Orthodox Church - History - The Bulgarian Exarchate
... (1722–1773), a monk from the south-western Bulgarian town of Bansko, wrote a short historical work ... It was the first work written in the modern Bulgarian vernacular and was also the first call for a national awakening ... In History of Slav-Bulgarians, Paissiy urged his compatriots to throw off subjugation to the Greek language and culture ...
Bulgarian Orthodox Church - History - Ottoman Rule
... Muslim, the period of Ottoman rule was the most difficult in the history of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, to the same extent as it was the hardest in the history ... During and immediately after the Ottoman conquest, the vast majority of the Bulgarian churches and monasteries, including the Patriarchal Cathedral church of the Holy Ascension in Tarnovo, were ... many districts and almost all larger towns in the Bulgarian provinces of the Ottoman Empire were subjected to forceful conversion to Islam as early as the first years ...
Ivan Lebanov
... Ivan Lebanov (Bulgarian Иван Лебанов, born December 10, 1957) was a Bulgarian skier who competed from the 1970s to 1985. 30 km event at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York, becoming the first Bulgarian to win a Winter Olympic medal ...
Ilko Pirgov
... Ilko Emilov Pirgov (Bulgarian Илко Пиргов, born 23 May 1986 in Blagoevgrad, Height 180 cm, Weight 70 kg) is a Bulgarian footballer, currently playing for Litex Lovech as a goalkeeper ... As a player of PFC CSKA Sofia he is a Bulgarian Cup winner in 2006 and Bulgarian Super Cup winner in the same year ...

More definitions of "Bulgarian":

  • (noun): A native or inhabitant of Bulgaria.
  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of Bulgaria or its people.
    Example: "The Bulgarian capital is Sofia"

Famous quotes containing the word bulgarian:

    Americans are rather like bad Bulgarian wine: they don’t travel well.
    Bernard Falk (1943–1990)

    In the end we beat them with Levi 501 jeans. Seventy-two years of Communist indoctrination and propaganda was drowned out by a three-ounce Sony Walkman. A huge totalitarian system ... has been brought to its knees because nobody wants to wear Bulgarian shoes.... Now they’re lunch, and we’re number one on the planet.
    —P.J. (Patrick Jake)