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Slovene

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noun Slo·vene \ˈslō-ˌvēn\

Definition of Slovene

  1. 1 :  a member of a Slavic people living largely in Slovenia

  2. 2 :  the language of the Slovenes

Slovene adjective
Slovenian play \slō-ˈvē-nē-ən, -nyən\ adjective or noun


Origin of slovene

German Slowene from Slovene Slovenec


First Known Use: 1876


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