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Since the 10th century, Bulgaria has practiced varying forms of prevention to keep vampires from coming back to life.
Though vampire legends exist the world over, Romania and Bulgaria have born the brunt of the attention.
And maybe the European Union would like to give back Romania and Bulgaria.Just Joking? Bugged Russian Ambassadors Want to Annex Alaska and Miami|Anna Nemtsova|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I'd did a previous pilot with them about a CIA station in Bulgaria.‘The Americans’ Showrunners Dissect the Secrets of Season 2|Andrew Romano|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Think of Bulgaria, Romania, Poland; and think, especially, of Ukraine.
If Russia is well disposed, she will consent to a smaller Bulgaria and to a shorter occupation.Lord Lyons: A Record of British Diplomacy, Vol. 2 of 2|Thomas Wodehouse Legh Newton
A strong Bulgaria must measure herself with the strong and not with the weak.Current History, A Monthly Magazine|New York Times
For the past generation Macedonian boys had been coming up into Bulgaria.
The consequences of Bulgaria's capitulation should be both momentous and far-reaching.World's War Events, Volume III|Various
Without, she is surrounded by Austria, Turkey, and Bulgaria.Through the Land of the Serb|Mary Edith Durham
Medieval Latin, from Bulgari "Bulgarians," perhaps literally "the men from the Bolg," the River Volga, upon whose banks they lived until 6c. But the people's name for themselves in Old Bulgarian was Blugarinu, according to OED, which suggests a different origin. In other sources [e.g. Room], the name is said to be ultimately from Turkic bulga "mixed," in reference to the nature of this people of Turko-Finnish extraction but Slavic language.
Republic in southeastern Europe in the eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula, bordered by Romania to the north, the Black Sea to the east, Turkey to the southeast, Greece to the south, and Macedonia and Yugoslavia to the west. Its capital and largest city is Sofia.