adjective or noun see Yugoslavia

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  • Yugoslav — refers to:* Yugoslavia ** Kingdom of Yugoslavia ** Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia ** Federal Republic of Yugoslavia * Yugoslavs …   Wikipedia

  • Yugoslav — 1853, from SLAV (Cf. Slav) (q.v.) + Serbo Cr. jugo south, comb. form of jug south, south wind, noon, from O.C.S. jugu …   Etymology dictionary

  • Yugoslav — ► NOUN ▪ a person from Yugoslavia. DERIVATIVES Yugoslavian noun & adjective. ORIGIN Austrian German Jugoslav, from Serbo Croat jug south + SLAV(Cf. ↑Slav) …   English terms dictionary

  • Yugoslav — [yo͞o′gōslä′vē ən, yo͞o′gəslä′vē ən, yo͞o′gōsläv′yən, yo͞o′gəsläv′yənyo͞o′gō släv′, yo͞o′gəsläv′] adj. of Yugoslavia as currently or formerly constituted, or its people or culture n. a person born or living in Yugoslavia as currently or formerly… …   English World dictionary

  • Yugoslav — [[t]ju͟ːgəslɑːv[/t]] ♦♦♦ Yugoslavs ADJ Yugoslav means belonging or relating to the former Yugoslavia, or to its people or culture. ...the former Yugoslav republics. ...the Yugoslav Embassy in Washington. N COUNT A Yugoslav was a Yugoslav citizen …   English dictionary

  • Yugoslav — Jugoslav Jugoslav prop. n. A native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia. [Also spelled {Yugoslav}.] Syn: Yugoslav, Yugoslavian, Jugoslavian. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yugoslav — UK [ˈjuːɡəʊˌslɑːv] / US [ˈjuɡoʊˌslɑv] noun [countable] Word forms Yugoslav : singular Yugoslav plural Yugoslavs someone who lived in the country of Yugoslavia, which existed between 1918 and 1991 …   English dictionary

  • Yugoslav — 1. adjective of, or relating to Yugoslavia Syn: Yugoslavian 2. noun a Yugoslav person …   Wiktionary

  • Yugoslav — [ ju:gə(ʊ)slα:v, ˌju:gə(ʊ) slα:v] noun a native or national of any of the states of the former Yugoslavia, or a person of Yugoslav descent. Derivatives Yugoslavian noun & adjective Origin from Austrian Ger. Jugoslav, from Serbo Croat jug south +… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Yugoslav — n. & adj. (also Jugoslav) n. 1 a native or national of Yugoslavia. 2 a person of Yugoslav descent. adj. of or relating to Yugoslavia or its people. Derivatives: Yugoslavian adj. & n. Etymology: Austrian G Jugoslav f. Serb. jugo f. jug south +… …   Useful english dictionary

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