Dienvidslāvija

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Latvian[edit]

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 Dienvidslāvija on Latvian Wikipedia

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Dienvidslāvija (Eiropā)
Dienvidslāvijas karogs (1918-1941)
Dienvidslāvijas karogs (1945-1992)

Etymology[edit]

From dienvidslāvs (Southern Slav, Yugoslav) +‎ -ija, a calque of Serbo-Croatian Југославија (Jugoslavija), from the words југ (jug, south) and Славен, Словен (slaven, sloven, Slav).

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Proper noun[edit]

Dienvidslāvija f (4th declension)

  1. (dated, before 1992) Yugoslavia (former country on the Balkan Peninsula, with Belgrade as its capital)
    Dienvidslāvijas karogs — the flag of Yugoslavia
    Dienvidslāvijas kari — the wars of Yugoslavia
    Dienvidslāvijas sabrukums — the disintegration of Yugolavia

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former Yugoslav republics: