HyperDic: yugoslavia

English > 2 senses of the word Yugoslavia:
NOUNlocationYugoslavia, Serbia and Montenegro, Union of Serbia and Montenegro, Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Jugoslavijaa mountainous republic in southeastern Europe bordering on the Adriatic Sea
locationYugoslaviaa former country of southeastern Europe bordering the Adriatic Sea
Yugoslavia > pronunciation
Soundsyuw.gowslaa'viyah
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > Yugoslavia: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA 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.
SynonymsSerbia and Montenegro, Union of Serbia and Montenegro, Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Jugoslavija
Instance ofEuropean country, European nationAny one of the countries occupying the European continent
MembersYugoslav, Jugoslav, Yugoslavian, JugoslavianA native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia
PartsBelgrade, Beograd, capital of Serbia and MontenegroCapital and largest city of Serbia and Montenegro
Danube, Danube River, DanauThe 2nd longest European river (after the Volga)
Montenegro, Crna GoraA former country bordering on the Adriatic Sea
Serbia, SrbijaA historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia
SpanishSerbia, Serbia y Montenegro, Yugoeslavia, Yugoslavia
CatalanIuguslàvia, Sèrbia i Montenegro
AdjectivesYugoslavian, Yugoslavof or relating to or characteristic of the former country of Yugoslavia or its people or languages
English > Yugoslavia: 2 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningA former country of southeastern Europe bordering the Adriatic Sea; formed in 1918 and named Yugoslavia in 1929; controlled by Marshal Tito as a communist state until his death in 1980.
Instance ofEuropean country, European nationAny one of the countries occupying the European continent
SpanishYugoslavia
CatalanIugoslàvia

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