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us: Slovakia


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    • us: Slowakei
    • us: République slovaque
    • us: Slovaquie
    • us: Slovak Republic (1993- )
    • us: Slovenská Republika (1993- )
    • us: Republika Słowacka
    • us: RS
    • us: Slovakii︠a︡
    • us: Slovat︠s︡kai︠a︡ Respublika
    • us: Eslovàquia
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      • found: Its Ministerstvo zahranicnich veci. Aide-mémoire sur l'existence de la République slovaque et sur la nécessité de conclure le traité de paix avec elle, 1946: t.p. (At head of title: République slovaque) p. 3 (Slovaquie)
      • found: Encyc. Brit., 15th ed. (Slovakia: nominally independent under German protection from Mar. 14, 1939; since Jan. 1, 1969 Slovak Socialist Republic within federal Czechoslovak Socialist Republic)
      • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: Slovakia; before 1918, one of the countries belonging to the Austro-Hungarian monarchy; after 1918 one of the provinces of Czechoslovakia; on Mar. 14, 1939, Slovakia declared its independence as the Republic of Slovakia)
      • found: BGN Foreign Names Comm. Recommended file changes, 4 Jan. 1993: p. 1 (present entry: Slovenská Republika [Slovak]; Slovak Republic [conventional]; ADM1; recommended entry: Slovakia [conventional short form]; Slovak Republic [conventional long form]; Slovenská Republika [Slovak]; PCLI, 48°40ʹN, 19°30ʹE) p. 2 (as of 1 Jan. 1993, Czechoslovakia ceased to exist as a unitary independent state and has been succeeded by two independent states, the Czech Republic and Slovakia)
      • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., 15 Feb. 1993: p. 1 (former name: Slovenská Republika [Slovak]; Slovak Republic [conv.]: ADM1; new name: Slovakia [conv. short form]; Slovak Republik [conv. long form]; Slovenská Republika [Slovak]: PCLI, 48°40ʹN, 19°30ʹE)
      • found: Kontakty (Wrocław, Poland), 2002: t.p. (RS) verso of t.p. (Republiki Słowackiej)
      • found: Starai︠a︡ moneta, 2008: p. 168 (Slovakii︠a︡, Slovakii)
      • found: Novyĭ illi︠u︡strirovannyĭ ėnt︠s︡iklopedicheskiĭ slovarʹ, 1999 (Slovakii︠a︡, Slovat︠s︡kai︠a︡ Respublika, gos-vo v T︠S︡entr. Evrope)
      • notfound: LC data base, 11-28-90 (hdg.: Slovak Socialist Republic (Czechoslovakia));Pamätný žilinský 6. október, 1994: p. 5, etc. (on Oct. 6, 1938, by the signing of the Žilina Agreement, Slovakia, which had been part of Czechoslovakia since 1918, became autonomous within a federated Czechoslovakia)
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Name heading valid for the 1993+ sovereign nation, the 1939-1945 independent republic, and the pre-1918 entity belonging to the Austro-Hungarian Empire.]
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      • 1980-12-31: new
      • 2015-02-06: revised
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