Place Name CROATIA

TYPE: Country
PRONOUNCED: kro-AY-shə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From Croatian Hrvatska, from medieval Slavic Khorvatu, of unknown meaning. This is the name of a country in the Balkan region of southeastern Europe.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hrvatska (Croatian), Kroatien (Danish), Kroatia (Finnish), Croatie (French), Kroatien (German), Croazia (Italian), Kroatia (Norwegian), Khorvatiya (Russian), Hrvatska (Serbian), Hrvaška (Slovene), Croacia (Spanish), Kroatien (Swedish)