Bulgaria

geographical name
Bul·​gar·​ia | \ ˌbəl-ˈger-ē-ə How to pronounce Bulgaria (audio) , bu̇l-\

Definition of Bulgaria

country in southeastern Europe on the Black Sea; a republic; capital Sofia area 42,811 square miles (110,879 square kilometers), population 7,058,000

see also bulgarian

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