Slavonic

adjective
Sla·​von·​ic | \ slə-ˈvä-nik How to pronounce Slavonic (audio) \

Definition of Slavonic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: slavic

Slavonic

noun

Definition of Slavonic (Entry 2 of 2)

First Known Use of Slavonic

Adjective

circa 1645, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1668, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Slavonic

Adjective

New Latin slavonicus, from Medieval Latin Sclavonia, Slavonia, the Slavic-speaking countries, from Sclavus Slav

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The first known use of Slavonic was circa 1645

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“Slavonic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Slavonic. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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