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Slovenia wishes that Montenegro will continue successfully its way towards European integration and will reach peaceful co-habitation with other former Yugoslav peoples within a united Europe.
Janez Drnovsek

Meaning of "Slovenia" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SLOVENIA

Slovenia  [sləʊˈviːnɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SLOVENIA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Slovenia is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SLOVENIA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Slovenia

Slovenia

Slovenia (i/sloʊˈviːniə/ sloh-VEE-nee-ə; Slovene: Slovenija, [slɔˈvèːnija]),[12] officially the Republic of Slovenia (Republika Slovenija, [rɛˈpùːblika slɔˈvèːnija] ( listen),[13] Slovene abbreviation: RS [rəˈsə̀]),[13] is a nation state in southern Central Europe[14][Note 2] at the crossroads of main European cultural and trade routes.[19][20] It borders Italy to the west, Austria to the north, Croatia to the south and southeast, and Hungary to the northeast.[21] It covers 20,273 square kilometers (7,827 sq mi) and has a population of 2.05 million.[22] It is a parliamentary republic[23] and a member of the European Union and NATO.[24] Its capital and largest city is Ljubljana.[25] Four major European geographic units meet on the territory of Slovenia: the Alps, the Dinaric Alps, the Pannonian Plain, and the Mediterranean, with a small portion of coastline along the Adriatic Sea.[26][27] The territory has a mosaic structure and a mountainous landscape[27] and biological[28][29] diversity, which are a result of natural attributes and the long-term presence of humans.

Definition of Slovenia in the English dictionary

The definition of Slovenia in the dictionary is a republic in S central Europe: settled by the Slovenes in the 6th century; joined Yugoslavia in 1918 and became an autonomous republic in 1946; became fully independent in 1992 and joined the EU in 2004; rises over 2800 m in the Julian Alps. Official language: Slovene. Religion: Roman Catholic majority. Currency: euro. Capital: Ljubljana. Pop: 1 992 690. Area: 20 251 sq km.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SLOVENIA


Armenia
ɑːˈmiːnɪə
asthenia
æsˈθiːnɪə
bergenia
bɜːˈɡiːnɪə
catamenia
ˌkætəˈmiːnɪə
eugenia
juːˈdʒiːnɪə
gardenia
ɡɑːˈdiːnɪə
leukopenia
ˌluːkəʊˈpiːnɪə
lymphopenia
ˌlɪmfəʊˈpiːnɪə
myasthenia
ˌmaɪəsˈθiːnɪə
neurasthenia
ˌnjʊərəsˈθiːnɪə
neutropenia
ˌnjuːtrəˈpiːnɪə
pancytopenia
ˌpænsaɪtəˈpiːnɪə
philoxenia
ˌfɪləˈziːnɪə
Ruthenia
ruːˈθiːnɪə
sarracenia
ˌsærəˈsiːnɪə
schizophrenia
ˌskɪtsəʊˈfriːnɪə
tenia
ˈtiːnɪə
thrombocytopenia
ˌθrɒmbəʊˌsaɪtəʊˈpiːnɪə
Turkmenia
tɜːkˈmiːnɪə
xenia
ˈziːnɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SLOVENIA

Slough of Despond
slough off
sloughy
Slovak
Slovak Republic
Slovakia
Slovakian
sloven
Slovene
Slovenian

WORDS THAT END LIKE SLOVENIA

cytopenia
encaenia
erythropenia
granulocytopenia
hebephrenia
hymenia
hypersthenia
hyposthenia
Iphigenia
leucocytopenia
leucopenia
lymphocytopenia
Messenia
panleukopenia
paraphrenia
proscenia
psychasthenia
sideropenia
sthenia
xenomenia

Synonyms and antonyms of Slovenia in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Slovenia» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SLOVENIA

Find out the translation of Slovenia to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Slovenia from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Slovenia» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

斯洛文尼亚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Eslovenia
570 millions of speakers

English

Slovenia
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

स्लोवेनिया
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سْلُوفَانِيَا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Словения
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Eslovênia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্লোভানিয়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Slovénie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Slovenia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Slowenien
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

スロベニア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

슬로베니아
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Slovenia
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nước Slovenia
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஸ்லோவேனியா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्लोव्हेनिया
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Slovenya
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Slovenia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Słowenia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Словенія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Slovenia
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Σλοβενία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Slowenië
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Slovenien
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Slovenia
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Slovenia

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SLOVENIA»

The term «Slovenia» is very widely used and occupies the 5.060 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SLOVENIA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Slovenia» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Slovenia» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Slovenia

EXAMPLES

2 QUOTES WITH «SLOVENIA»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Slovenia.
1
Janez Drnovsek
Slovenia wishes that Montenegro will continue successfully its way towards European integration and will reach peaceful co-habitation with other former Yugoslav peoples within a united Europe.
2
Michael Fassbender
I just went off for two months traveling around Europe on a motorcycle and pretty much turned my phone off. I did 5,000 miles with my dad. We went through Holland, Germany, Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Montenegro, Italy... and then I did Spain and France by myself.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SLOVENIA»

Discover the use of Slovenia in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Slovenia and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Julian Alps of Slovenia: Mountain routes and short treks
Here, dramatic limestone peaks drop steeply through forests to flower meadows, and give a feast for the eyes in all directions. This guide brings the best of this major Alpine area to the English-speaking walker.
Justi Carey, Roy Clark, 2012
2
Rick Steves' Croatia & Slovenia
You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling to Croatia and Slovenia. With this guide, you’ll explore charming towns and undiscovered natural wonders.
Rick Steves, Cameron Hewitt, 2012
3
The A to Z of Slovenia
This is done through a detailed chronology, an introduction, appendixes, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on some of the more significant persons, places, and events; institutions and organizations; and ...
Leopoldina Plut-Pregelj, Carole Rogel, 2010
4
Slovenia
This fully updated edition is packed with accurate, practical and honest advice, designed to give you the information you need to make the most of your trip.
‎2010
5
The Land Between: A History of Slovenia
The purpose of this book is to present a concise and intelligible history of the Slovenes.
Oto Luthar, 2008
6
Flavors of Slovenia: Food and Wine from Central Europe's ...
This book presents perhaps the only comprehensive guide to the country's cuisine.
Heike Milhench, 2007
7
Trekking in Slovenia: The Slovene High Level Route
The first English-language guidebook to trekking the 500km Slovene High Level Route, crossing Slovenia from Austria to the Adriatic.
Justi Carey, Roy Clark, 2010
8
Slovenia: From Yugoslavia to the European Union
It includes contributions from Slovenia's president, a former vice prime minister, the current and previous ministers of finance, the minister of European Affairs, the current and former governors of the Bank of Slovenia, as well as from ...
Mojmir Mrak, Matija Rojec, Carlos Silva-Jauregui, 2004
9
Slovenia and the Slovenes: A Small State and the New Europe
One of Europe's smallest countries, with a population of less than 2 million, Slovenia has an ancient and distinct national culture.
James Gow, Cathie Carmichael, 2000
10
Slovenia: Evolving Loyalties
This scholarly work provides a concise introduction to contemporary Slovenia, offering an overview of Slovenia's historical background and intellectual history, and detailed analyses the major political, economic and cultural developments ...
John K. Cox, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SLOVENIA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Slovenia is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Croatia Wants out of Border Arbitration With Slovenia
Croatian Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic said Monday his government wants to withdraw from border arbitration with Slovenia following revelations that one of ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
2
Slovenian band plays Pyongyang to provoke those outside North …
Laibach, whose name is the German for the Slovenian capital Ljubljana, formed in communist Yugoslavia in 1980 and is one of the country's best known bands. «Reuters, Jul 15»
3
Ramush Haradinaj, Kosovo ex-PM, detained on war crimes charges
Kosovo's former Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj has been detained in Slovenia over an investigation into war crimes during the late 1990s conflict. «BBC News, Jun 15»
4
England's Rooney finishes off Slovenia after Wilshere's stunning …
Jack Wilshere fires in his and England's second goal in the Euro 2016 qualifier in Slovenia before Wayne Rooney pounced late on to win the game. Photograph: ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
5
Slovenia v England: Joe Hart hits back at ITV mockery
We were there to do a job and if we get the result against Slovenia, this was worth it. Slovenia will be tough – they made it difficult for us at home – and we have ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
6
Tom Heaton, Charlie Austin and Jamie Vardy get first England calls
Hodgson's men beat Slovenia 3-1 in a Euro Qualifier before a 82,000 crowd at Wembley last November. The June clash in Ljubljana, with England aiming to ... «The FA, May 15»
7
Jack Eichel scores first Worlds goal as U.S. tops Slovenia, makes …
The U.S. clinched a World Hockey Championship quarterfinal berth for the fifth straight year by beating Slovenia 3-1 in its sixth of seven group-play games in ... «NBCSports.com, May 15»
8
Roy Hodgson admits England's pitch problems after victory over …
Wayne Rooney scores his 44th England goal on the night he won his 100th cap to cancel out Slovenia's opener. Photograph: Alex James/JMP/Rex. «The Guardian, Nov 14»
9
Wayne Rooney and Danny Welbeck rescue drab England against …
Samir Handanovic, Slovenia's goalkeeper, had not been beaten on the five previous occasions when he has faced penalties. He got his hand to this one, but the ... «The Guardian, Nov 14»
10
FA expecting bigger Wembley crowd for England qualifier against …
Roy Hodgson will name his England squad for next week's Euro 2016 qualifier against Slovenia this Thursday. Photograph: Michael Regan/The FA via Getty ... «The Guardian, Nov 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Slovenia [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/slovenia>. Nov 2020 ».
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