Northern Europe

  • The Baltic Sea
    Baltic Sea
    The Baltic Sea is a brackish mediterranean sea located in Northern Europe, from 53°N to 66°N latitude and from 20°E to 26°E longitude. It is bounded by the Scandinavian Peninsula, the mainland of Europe, and the Danish islands. It drains into the Kattegat by way of the Øresund, the Great Belt and...

  • Baltic states
    Baltic states
    The term Baltic states refers to the Baltic territories which gained independence from the Russian Empire in the wake of World War I: primarily the contiguous trio of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania ; Finland also fell within the scope of the term after initially gaining independence in the 1920s.The...

     (also Baltics, Baltic countries or Baltic republics): Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia
  • The Baltic region
    Baltic region
    The terms Baltic region, Baltic Rim countries, and Baltic Rim refer to slightly different combinations of countries in the general area surrounding the Baltic Sea.- Etymology :...

    , an ambiguous term referring to the general area surrounding the Baltic Sea
  • Baltic governorates or provinces, former parts of the Russian Empire (modern Latvia, Estonia)
  • The Baltic Shield
    Baltic Shield
    The Baltic Shield is located in Fennoscandia , northwest Russia and under the Baltic Sea. The Baltic Shield is defined as the exposed Precambrian northwest segment of the East European Craton...

    , the exposed Precambrian northwest segment of the East European Craton
  • The Baltic Plate
    Baltic Plate
    The Baltic Plate was an ancient tectonic plate that existed from the Cambrian period to the Carboniferous period. The Baltic Plate collided against Siberia, to form the Ural Mountains about 500 million years ago. The Baltic Plate, however, fused onto the Eurasian Plate when the Baltic Plate...

    , an ancient tectonic plate that is now fused onto the Eurasian Plate

North America

  • Baltic, Connecticut
  • Baltic, Ohio
    Baltic, Ohio
    Baltic is a village in Coshocton, Holmes, and Tuscarawas counties in the U.S. state of Ohio. The population was 743 at the 2000 census. The Raber's Almanac for the Amish community is published here.-Geography:Baltic is located at ....

  • Baltic, South Dakota
    Baltic, South Dakota
    Baltic is a city in Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 1,089 at the 2010 census.-Geography:Baltic is located at , along the Big Sioux River....

  • Baltic, Kings County, Prince Edward Island
    Kings County, Prince Edward Island
    Kings County is located in eastern Prince Edward Island, Canada.It is the province's smallest, most rural and least-populated county. Kings County is also least dependent upon the agriculture industry compared with the other two counties, while being more heavily dependent on the fishery and...

    , Canada
  • Baltic, Prince County, Prince Edward Island
    Prince County, Prince Edward Island
    Prince County, is located in western Prince Edward Island, Canada. The county's defining geographic feature is Malpeque Bay, a sub-basin of the Gulf of St...

    , Canada

People and their languages

  • Baltic languages
    Baltic languages
    The Baltic languages are a group of related languages belonging to the Balto-Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family and spoken mainly in areas extending east and southeast of the Baltic Sea in Northern Europe...

    , a subfamily of Indo-European languages, including Lithuanian, Latvian and extinct Old Prussian language
  • Balts
    The Balts or Baltic peoples , defined as speakers of one of the Baltic languages, a branch of the Indo-European language family, are descended from a group of Indo-European tribes who settled the area between the Jutland peninsula in the west and Moscow, Oka and Volga rivers basins in the east...

     (or Baltic peoples), ethnic groups speaking the Baltic languages and/or originating from the Baltic countries
  • Baltic Germans, historical ethnic German minority in Latvia and Estonia
  • Baltic Russians
    Baltic Russians
    The term Baltic Russians is usually used to refer to the Russian-speaking communities in the Baltic states: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.The term "Baltic Russians" does not imply a separate ethnic subcategory among the Russians. It came into use in the context of discussions of their fate after...

    , Russian immigrant community of post World War II origin in the Baltic countries

Ships and related

  • Baltic (steamship)
    Baltic (steamship)
    Several steamships have been named Baltic: — a wooden-hulled sidewheel steamer with the American Collins Line, which held the Blue Riband from 1851 to 1856 — a passenger ship of the White Star Line which held the eastbound transatlantic record from 1873 to 1875 — a White Star ocean liner which was...

  • Baltic (tug)
    Baltic (tug)
    The Baltic is a German emergency tow vessel commissioned in 2010.The vessel which was built in Spain by Astilleros Armon is owned by Arbeitsgemeinschaft Küstenschutz of Germany, a consortium of tugboat companies. The Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Development of Germany has...

    , a German emergency tow vessel
  • Baltic Exchange
    Baltic Exchange
    The Baltic Exchange is the world's only independent source of maritime market information for the trading and settlement of physical and derivative contracts...

    , a UK company that operates as a marketplace for shipbrokers, ship owners and charterers
    • Baltic Dry Index
      Baltic Dry Index
      The Baltic Dry Index is a number issued daily by the London-based Baltic Exchange. Not restricted to Baltic Sea countries, the index tracks worldwide international shipping prices of various dry bulk cargoes....

      , a daily shipping index published by the Baltic Exchange
  • Baltic Fleet
    Baltic Fleet
    The Twice Red Banner Baltic Fleet - is the Russian Navy's presence in the Baltic Sea. In previous historical periods, it has been part of the navy of Imperial Russia and later the Soviet Union. The Fleet gained the 'Twice Red Banner' appellation during the Soviet period, indicating two awards of...

    , the Russian Navy's presence in the Baltic Sea
  • Baltic Shipyard
    Baltic Shipyard
    The Baltic Shipyard is one of the oldest shipyards in Russia. It is located in Saint Petersburg in the south-western part of the Vasilievsky Island. It is one of the three shipyards active in Saint Petersburg...

    , one of the oldest shipyards in Russia


  • Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art
    BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
    The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art is an international centre for contemporary art located on the south bank of the River Tyne alongside the Gateshead Millennium Bridge in Gateshead, North East England, United Kingdom...

     in Gateshead, United Kingdom
  • Baltic State Opera
    Baltic State Opera
    The Baltic State Opera is an opera company in Gdańsk, Poland which performs in the Baltic State Opera House.Originally, in 1949, it was organized as an Opera-Studio rather than as a full scale opera company...

    , the Opera House in Gdańsk, Poland
  • Baltic Basketball League
    Baltic Basketball League
    Baltic Basketball League is a Baltic states basketball league founded in 2004.Currently, the league is divided into two: the Elite division and the Challenge Cup division. The 10 strongest Baltic basketball clubs participate in the Elite division. The rest of the teams compete in the Challenge Cup...

    , a Baltic states basketball league founded in 2004
  • Baltic Mining Company, a copper mining operation in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan
  • Baltic, a locomotive with a 4-6-4
    Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, 4-6-4 represents the wheel arrangement of four leading wheels on two axles , six powered and coupled driving wheels on three axles, and four trailing wheels on two axles .Other equivalent classifications are:UIC classification:...

     wheel arrangement

See also

  • Baltica (disambiguation)
  • Baltiysk
    Baltiysk , prior to 1945 known by its German name Pillau , is a seaport town and the administrative center of Baltiysky District of Kaliningrad Oblast, located on the northern part of the Vistula Spit, on the shore of the Strait of Baltiysk separating the Vistula Bay from the Gdańsk Bay. Baltiysk...

    , town in Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia
  • Baltiysky (disambiguation)
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