one of a Slavic people dwelling in Slovakia.
the language of Slovakia, a Slavic language closely related to Czech.
of or relating to the Slovaks or Slovak.
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How to use Slovak in a sentence
His young son was placed with foster parents who raised him to speak Slovak.Illinois’ Child Welfare Agency Continues to Fail Spanish-Speaking Families | by Melissa Sanchez and Duaa Eldeib | August 31, 2021 | ProPublica
Slovak officials said in April that the Sputnik doses it received from Russia did “not have the same characteristics and properties” as Sputnik doses provided by Russia for evaluation in international studies.Why the Chinese and Russian Vaccines Haven't Been the Geopolitical Wins They Were Hoping For | Ian Bremmer | August 2, 2021 | Time
His actions resulted in all Slovak Twitch users losing access to the site.
The Slovak was the Bruins' captain for 14 years before the Bruins moved on from him during the offseason.Capitals beat Bruins in a shootout, making for a happy Zdeno Chara homecoming | Samantha Pell | March 4, 2021 | Washington Post
The Slovak defenseman cleared physicals Tuesday morning after quarantining under the NHL’s coronavirus protocols.Zdeno Chara, a ‘massive presence on the ice,’ has joined the Capitals at training camp | Samantha Pell | January 6, 2021 | Washington Post
Both Slovak and Austrian gas experts reported the flow of Russian gas dropping 20 to 25 percent.
The Pole, however, is more independent and progressive than the Slovak, his brother from the northeastern corner of Hungary.Our Foreigners | Samuel P. Orth
This is accounted for by the fact that the Hungarian Government rigorously censored Slovak publications.Our Foreigners | Samuel P. Orth
There is not uniform agreement among Slovak scholars with reference to the ethnic affinity of this people with the Bohemians.Bohemia under Hapsburg Misrule | Various
There are few Slovak journalists who have not served terms in jail or whose newspapers have not been fined.Bohemia under Hapsburg Misrule | Various
Nevertheless it was ordered that the church services must be in the Magyar and not in the Slovak language.The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1 | Henry Baerlein
British Dictionary definitions for Slovak
of, relating to, or characteristic of Slovakia, its people, or their language
the official language of Slovakia, belonging to the West Slavonic branch of the Indo-European family. Slovak is closely related to Czech, they are mutually intelligible
a native or inhabitant of Slovakia
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