Bulgarian/bʌlˈɡɛəriən/, (български, translit. bălgarski,[ˈbɤɫɡɐrski]) is a South Slavic language spoken in Southeastern Europe, primarily in Bulgaria. It is the language of Bulgarians.
It is the official language of Bulgaria, and since 2007 has been among the official languages of the European Union. It is also spoken by minorities in several other countries.