Type Country
Pronounced Pron. BEHL-jəm(English) BEHL-gee-oom(Hungarian)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Latin Belgica, a province in the Roman Empire. Since 1830 this is the name of a country in western Europe. Dutch and French are the main spoken languages.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesBelgica(Ancient Roman) Belgija(Bosnian) Belgiya(Bulgarian) Belgija(Croatian) Belgie(Czech) Belgien(Danish) België(Dutch) Belgia(Finnish) Belgique(French) Belgia(Georgian) Belgien(German) Belgia(Indonesian) Belgio(Italian) Belgiya(Kazakh) Belgiya(Kyrgyz) Beļģija(Latvian) Belgija(Lithuanian) Belgija(Macedonian) Belgia(Norwegian) Belgia(Polish) Belgia(Romanian) Belgiya(Russian) Belgija(Serbian) Belgicko(Slovak) Belgija(Slovene) Bélgica(Spanish) Belgien(Swedish) Belgiya(Tajik) Belgiya(Uzbek)


Entry updated November 20, 2020