In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person)esloveno masculineeslovena feminine
- A group of Latinos gathered in a lakefront park in DePue, which was once a port of entry for immigrants including Slovenians, Italians and Irish, and talked about some tensions with residents of European descent.
- However, a young Slovenian woman added that many Americans believe that the rest of the world envies Americans, but this is untrue.
- Listing the nationalities of the Spurs roster is like the start of a bad joke: ‘Two Slovenians, an Argentine and a Frenchman walk into a bar.’
- The vast majority of Czechs, Slovaks and Slovenians will stay at home anyway, but we will also benefit from closer involvement with them.
- They are closely followed by the Irish, while rural Slovenians, French and Italians are the least optimistic.
- The other recognized minorities are Slovaks, Croatians, Serbians, Romanians, Slovenians, Germans, Greeks, Ukrainians and Armenians.
- Other groups include Germans, Gypsies, Romanians, Slovenians, and Turks.
- In Cleveland, the city with the largest number of Slovenians in America, Slovenians have long served as ward leaders, council members, and heads of various branches of municipal government.
- Apparently Slovenians are celebrating as part of the carnival season, and no one - except the convoy - is driving on the main roads.
- When the Slovenians are not arguing with each other, they are arguing with their national federation; when they are doing neither, they are winning gold medals.
- The young, aggressive Italians then decided to play with the Slovenians.
- The Hungarians, Poles, Slovaks and Slovenians all kept a diplomatic silence, wishing Ireland well in the second attempt to allow them into the EU.
- I saw the foreign minister of Slovenia today, and he said they are prepared to send some Slovenians over there - not to take full responsibility, but to participate.
- Unlike the Italians and Irish, for instance, most Finns and Slovenians chose not to demonstrate American patriotism at public celebrations, and their choice not to participate drew little overt criticism.
- The Slovenians are a chic people and tourist facilities within the country are certainly on a par with, if not better than, those available throughout the rest of Europe.
- It soon became clear how important religion is to many Slovenians - about 72 percent are Roman Catholics.
- Until 1918 the U.S. Immigration Service counted Croatians from Dalmatia, Bosnia, and Herzegovina separately from other Croatians, who were classified as Slovenians.
- Czechs, Poles and Slovenians are also expected to return to holidaying in Bulgaria.
- Three days ago I felt that the Kazakhstan team and not the Slovenians or ourselves would decide the outcome of this race and that is the way it is working out.
- Fragmented and plotless, the novel concerns a group of Slovenians - scientists, artists, a few barely distinguishable handsome young men - all connected through their sexual encounters.
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