Etymology
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Baltic (adj.)

1580s, "pertaining to the brackish sea between the Scandinavian peninsula and Eastern Europe," from Medieval Latin Balticus, perhaps from Lithuanian baltas "white" or Scandinavian balta "belt; strait" (in reference to its narrow entranceway). In German, it is Ostsee, literally "east sea." From 1887 as the name of a language group comprising Lithuanian, Lettish, and Old Prussian.

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Definitions of Baltic
1
Baltic (n.)
a sea in northern Europe; stronghold of the Russian navy;
Synonyms: Baltic Sea
Baltic (n.)
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages related to the Slavonic languages; Baltic languages have preserved many archaic features that are believed to have existed in Proto-Indo European;
Synonyms: Baltic language
2
Baltic (adj.)
of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Baltic States or their peoples or languages;
Baltic (adj.)
of or near or on the Baltic Sea;
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