Jugoslav


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Jugoslav

(ˈjuːɡəʊˌslɑːv) or

Jugoslavian

adj, n
1. (Placename) a variant spelling of Yugoslav, Yugoslavian
2. (Peoples) a variant spelling of Yugoslav, Yugoslavian

Yu•go•slav

or Ju•go•slav

(ˈyu goʊˌslɑv, -ˌslæv)

n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia.
2. any member of a South Slavic–speaking people.
[1850–55; < German Jugoslawe < Serbo-Croatian Jugoslòvēn, Jugoslàvēn=jȕg south + Slovēn, Slavēn Slav]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jugoslav - a native or inhabitant of YugoslaviaJugoslav - a native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Jugoslavija, Serbia and Montenegro, Union of Serbia and Montenegro, Yugoslavia - a mountainous republic in southeastern Europe bordering on the Adriatic Sea; formed from two of the six republics that made up Yugoslavia until 1992; Serbia and Montenegro were known as the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia until 2003 when they adopted the name of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Translations

Jugoslav

[ˈjuːgəʊˈslɑːv]
A. ADJyugoslavo
B. Nyugoslavo/a m/f

Jugoslav

[ˈjuːgəʊslɑːv]
adjyougoslave
nYougoslave mf

Jugoslav

adjjugoslawisch
nJugoslawe m, → Jugoslawin f
References in periodicals archive ?
At the time my dad was on a mission to assist Marshall Tito and his partisans fighting for the Jugoslav resistance.
At the hearing, former Serb fighters Jugoslav StaniA!ic and Stojan Savic denied knowledge of the massacre of Bosniak captives.
The recollections of Peter Hunter, area representative of the UE in Niagara in the late 1940s, underscore the importance of "ethnic" workers in the union's local leadership: "Unity of the work place [sic] was reflected in the names of UEW executives over many years: Mike Bosnich, Jugoslav; John Trufal, Ukrainian; Bruno Rocco, Italian; Nelson Lamontagne, French Canadian; Joe Kovaks, Hungarian; and Anglos such as Tom Curran, Earl Harris, and John McIntyre." (36)
A particularly glaring case was that of Colonel Mihailovich, the Jugoslav Chetnik leader.
The EU30 million amount's first portion was signed in Belgrade today by Finance Minister Dusan Vujovic and Acting General Director of Srbija Voz Jugoslav Jovic, on the Serbian side, and Director for Transport Sue Barrett and Director for Serbia Daniel Berg, on the EBRD side.
Damir then brings her with him to the Safe House, where a militia has formed, a group trying to defend their town against both Serbian militias, called Cetniks, and from the JNA--the Jugoslav National Army.
Dragan Radoicic, (1) Milomir Milanovic, (2) Jugoslav Marinkovic, (1) and Danica Radoicic (1)
A Dalmatian Croat and a Catholic, he later repented of his youthful identification with aggressive South Slav nationalism and became dismayed by Serbian domination within the Jugoslav federation.
Spokesman Jugoslav Milenkovik explains that the constitutional judges must act from a legal and formal aspect but they cannot close their eyes and not take the political events in the review of the concrete cases into consideration.
Among his obituarists, it was left to a dissident Jugoslav communist, Vladimir Dedijer, to point what the difference was; remarking on his discovery that Cole 'rejected the idea of the continued supremacy of the State' and believed that 'it was destined to disappear'.
Bubna, Executive Assistant in Charge of Federal Relations," Folder 8, Correspondence, 1929-1938, Container 1, CCG Collection; The American Colonial Garden Plan, August 17, 1937, Folder 1, The American Colonial Gardens, Container 4, CCG Collection; "Memorandum to the City Plan Commission Regarding Plans for the Jugoslav Garden," March 24, 1933, Folder 8, Correspondence, 1929-1938, Container 1, CCG Collection; A Perspective of the Proposed Plan, The Slovak Cultural Garden, n.d., Oversize Folder, CCG Collection; The Preliminary Plan, The Slovak Cultural Garden, n.d.,, Oversize Folder, CCG Collection.
M., Jugoslav, K., Aleksandar, P., and Nikola, D., 2005, "Synthetic activated carbons for the removal of hydrogen cyanide from air," Chem.