There are several places named Balmoral.


*Balmoral, New South Wales (Lake Macquarie)
*Balmoral, New South Wales (Sydney)
*Balmoral, New South Wales (Southern Highlands)
*Balmoral, Queensland
*Balmoral, Victoria
*Balmoral, Western Australia


*Balmoral, New Brunswick
*Balmoral Grist Mill Museum, Balmoral Mills, Nova Scotia

Northern Ireland

* The Balmoral Show takes place in the Kings Hall show-ground on the outskirts of Belfast in Northern Ireland and is a major agricultural show which takes place every year.
* The Balmoral area of Belfast incorporates the Lisburn Road, and the Malone Road.
* Balmoral Avenue is a large road which intersects the Lisburn Road and the Malone Road.
* Balmoral Golf Club is also situated nearby.
* Balmoral railway station

New Zealand

* Balmoral, New Zealand, a suburb of Auckland.


* An estate including a small village in the highlands of Scotland, close to Balmoral Castle
* Balmoral Castle: one residence of Queen Elizabeth II
* The Balmoral Hotel, a luxury hotel located in Edinburgh.


* A Balmoral bonnet, named for the Scottish village and castle, is an unbrimmed cap. It may or may not incorporate a toorie (the correct term for the "pompom" on top). It is occasionally seen in Commonwealth military and naval uniforms as well as Scottish Highland dress. Balmorals (and a similar hat called a General Service cap) were worn as field dress by Scottish and Commonwealth soldiers, though sometimes also with more formal uniform, though the glengarry is generally used for the latter purpose.


* "Balmoral" (play), a 1987 play by Michael Frayn


* "Balmoral" (shoe), a type of men's dress shoe


* The MV Balmoral is a passenger ship used for pleasure cruises in the United Kingdom.
* The Balmoral is a cruise ship in use by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines.

Balmoral Chicken

* Also known as Chicken Balmoral [] , this is a popular Scottish dish comprising chicken breast stuffed with haggis.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Balmoral — ist eine Siedlung in Schottland. Dort befindet sich die Sommerresidenz der britischen Königsfamilie, siehe Balmoral Castle. Es gibt weiter einige Orte dieses Namens in Australien und Neuseeland: Balmoral (New South Wales) Balmoral (Queensland)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Balmoral — (Париж,Франция) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: 6 rue du General Lanrezac, 17 й …   Каталог отелей

  • Balmoral — Bal*mor al, n. [From Balmoral Castle, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.] 1. A long woolen petticoat, worn immediately under the dress. [1913 Webster] 2. A kind of stout walking shoe, laced in front. [1913 Webster] A man who uses his balmorals to tread… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Balmoral — [bal môr′əl, balmär′əl] n. [after Balmoral Castle, Scotland] 1. a striped or figured woolen petticoat formerly worn beneath a skirt that was looped up in front 2. [also b ] a) a kind of laced walking shoe b) a round, brimless Scottish cap, flat… …   English World dictionary

  • Balmoral — in Schottland, früher Besitzthum des Earl von Fife, ging 1850 durch Kauf an die Königin [254] Victoria von England über u. ist seit dieser Zeit deren Lieblingssommeraufenthalt …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Balmoral — (spr. bälmórrel, »Sitz der Majestät«), Schloß in Aberdeenshire (Schottland), am obern Dee, 282 m ü. M., wurde 1848 von der Königin Viktoria angekauft, 1853 neu gebaut, war Lieblingsherbstaufenthalt der Königin. 3 km östlich Abergel die Castle,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Balmoral — Balmoral, castillo de …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • balmoral — ● balmoral nom masculin Chaussure d homme à tige montante …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Balmoral — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Plusieurs lieux portent le nom de Balmoral : Sommaire 1 Australie 2 Canada …   Wikipédia en Français

  • balmoral — noun Etymology: Balmoral Castle, Scotland Date: 1859 1. a laced boot or shoe 2. often capitalized a round flat cap with a top projecting all around …   New Collegiate Dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.