Bulgarian

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. See also Demographics of Bulgaria and Culture of Bulgaria. For specific Bulgarians, see List of Bulgarians.
  • Bulgarian cuisine

Other articles related to "bulgarian, bulgarians":

Bulgarian Orthodox Church - History - The Bulgarian Exarchate
... Paisius of Hilendar (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
... were 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 of the Bulgarian people ... 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 razed to the ... martyrs to the Church as 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 after the conquest ...
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 ...
Bulgarian Orthodox Church - History - Second Restoration of The Bulgarian Patriarchate
... Conditions for the restoration of the Bulgarian Patriarchate and the election of a head of the Bulgarian Church were created after World War II ... schism was lifted and the Patriarch of Constantinople recognised the autocephaly of the Bulgarian Church ... the restoration of the Patriarchate and in 1953, it elected the Metropolitan of Plovdiv, Cyril, Bulgarian Patriarch ...
Ivan Lebanov
... Ivan Lebanov (Bulgarian Иван Лебанов, born December 10, 1957) was a Bulgarian skier who competed from the 1970s to 1985 ... in Lake Placid, New York, becoming the first Bulgarian to win a Winter Olympic medal ...

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)