Try Our Apps


90s Slang You Should Know

Balearic Islands

[bal-ee-ar-ik] /ˌbæl iˈær ɪk/
plural noun
a group of islands including Ibiza, Majorca, and Minorca, and constituting a province of Spain in the W Mediterranean Sea. 1936 sq. mi. (5015 sq. km).
Capital: Palma.
Spanish Baleares
[bah-le-ah-res] /ˌbɑ lɛˈɑ rɛs/ (Show IPA)
. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Balearic Islands
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Balearic Islands

Balearic Islands

plural noun
a group of islands in the W Mediterranean, consisting of Majorca, Minorca, Ibiza, Formentera, Cabrera, and 11 islets: a province of Spain. Capital: Palma, on Majorca. Pop: 1 071 500 (2003 est). Area: 5012 sq km (1935 sq miles) Spanish name Baleares (baleˈares)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Balearic Islands

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Balearic

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for balearic islands