The fact that his father is a Slovene and his mother is a Croat seems all too fitting.
Tito in Tovariši became a bestseller in Slovenia, but is available only in Slovene at the moment.
Slavic people of Carinthia and Styria, 1883, from German Slowene, from Slovenec, the people's own name, originally literally "Slav." A survival of the old native designation of the Slavic people, cf. Old Church Slavonic Slovene. Related: Slovenian.