Kabardino-Balkaria

geographical name
Kab·​ar·​di·​no-Bal·​kar·​ia | \ ˌka-bər-ˈdē-nō-ˌbȯl-ˈka-rē-ə How to pronounce Kabardino-Balkaria (audio) , -ˌbal-\
variants: or Kabardino-Balkariya

Definition of Kabardino-Balkaria

autonomous republic of southern Russia in Europe on the northern slopes of the Caucasus Mountains and bordering on the Republic of Georgia; capital Nal'chik area 4826 square miles (12,499 square kilometers), population 859,939

Other Words from Kabardino-Balkaria

Kabardinian \ ˌka-​bər-​ˈdē-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Kabardinian (audio) \ adjective or noun

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