Slavics

Slavic

[slah-vik, slav-ik]
noun
1.
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages, usually divided into East Slavic (Russian, Ukrainian, Byelorussian), West Slavic (Polish, Czech, Slovak, Sorbian), and South Slavic (Old Church Slavonic, Macedonian, Bulgarian, Serbo-Croatian, Slovene). Abbr.: Slav.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to the Slavs or their languages.
Also, Slavonic.


Origin:
1805–15; Slav + -ic

anti-Slavic, adjective, noun
non-Slavic, adjective
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Slavic (ˈslɑːvɪk)
 
n, —adj
another word (esp US) for Slavonic

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