- Language: Balkar
- Alternate names: Balkarian, Balqar
- Language code: dkrcb
- Language family: Turkic, Common Turkic, Kipchak, West Kipchak
- Dialect of: Karachay-Balkar
- Number of speakers:
- Script: Cyrillic script.
Balkar is a Turkic language spoken by the Balkars in Kabardino-Balkaria and Karachay-Cherkessia, European Russia, as well as by an immigrant population in Afyonkarahisar Province, Turkey.