sloven

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Flemish sloovin (a scold) related to sloef (untidy, shabby), from Proto-Germanic *slup- + Old French suffix -ain, from Latin -anus.

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sloven (plural slovens)

  1. A habitually dirty or untidy man or boy; the male equivalent of slattern, or slut.
  2. A low, base, lewd person.
  3. (obsolete) An immoral woman.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oːvən

Noun[edit]

sloven

  1. Plural form of sloof

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sloven m (definite singular slovenen, indefinite plural slovenar, definite plural slovenane)

  1. Slovenian (person)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Serbo-Croatian Sloven.

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Adjective[edit]

sloven m or n (feminine singular slovenă, masculine plural sloveni, feminine and neuter plural slovene)

  1. (of a person) Slovene, Slovenian

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Noun[edit]

sloven m (plural sloveni, feminine equivalent slovenă)

  1. a Slovene/Slovenian person

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sloven c

  1. A person from Slovenia, chiefly male

Declension[edit]

Declension of sloven 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sloven slovenen slovener slovenerna
Genitive slovens slovenens sloveners slovenernas

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