Origin of balalaika
Examples from the Web for balalaika
The porter Yermolay passed him with his balalaika, glanced at him and shrugged his shoulders.The Schoolmistress and Other Stories|Anton Chekhov
The women played one after the other on the balalaika, and then sang in chorus.Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c.|Xavier Hommaire de Hell
And from every saddle dangled a balalaika and the terrible Cossack whip.The Crimson Tide|Robert W. Chambers
The sound of music came from somewhere outside, notes of the balalaika.
Rouletabille listened to the voice dying away with the last sob of the balalaika.