Slovene language

South Slavic language spoken primarily in Slovenia

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Slovene language: South Slavic language spoken primarily in Slovenia
Slovene, or alternatively Slovenian, is a South Slavic language spoken by the Slovenes. It is spoken by about 2.5 million speakers worldwide, the majority of whom live in Slovenia, where it is one of the three official languages. As Slovenia is part of the European Union, Slovene is also one of its 24 official and working languages.


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Hundreds of skiers hit the slopes at Slovenia's highest ski resort on Sunday after it reopened following a coronavirus lockdown that lasted nearly two months.
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Slovenia prohibits all large indoor events due to coronavirus

Slovenian Health Minister Ales Sabeder prohibited all indoor public events for over 500 people late on Saturday due to the coronavirus, the Health Ministry said in a statement.
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Oblak v Courtois: present against past

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Davo Karnicar: first full ski descent of Everest

The Slovenian adventurer needed less than five hours to ski 12,000 feet from the summit of Mount Everest to base camp.
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Roglic set to clinch Vuelta crown, Pogacar earns third stage win

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Slovenia to resettle Venezuelans with Slovenian ancestry

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Melania Trump statue unveiled in her Slovenian hometown

"You know what makes her resemble Melania?" one local said. "Look at how high she climbed to the top, just like Melania, who rose to the top of America"
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