Yugoslavia

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Serbo-Croatian Jugoslavija, in turn from jug (south) and slavija (slavia, the land of the Slavs). Literally, the land of the southern Slavs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /juːɡəˈslɑːvi.ə/
    • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Yugoslavia

  1. (historical) A former country on the Balkan Peninsula, made up of the now-independent nations of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Kosovo, and Slovenia; it disintegrated in the 1990s.
  2. The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
  3. (nonstandard) Serbia and Montenegro.

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ʝuɡosˈlabja/, [ɟ͡ʝu.ɣ̞osˈla.β̞ja]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ʃuɡosˈlabja/, [ʃu.ɣ̞ohˈla.β̞ja]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ʒuɡosˈlabja/, [ʒu.ɣ̞ohˈla.β̞ja]

Proper noun[edit]

Yugoslavia f

  1. Yugoslavia