Main meanings of slovenish in English

: slovenish1Slovenish2

slovenish1

adjective

rare
  • Slovenly; characteristic of or resembling a sloven.

Pronunciation

slovenish

/ˈslʌv(ə)nɪʃ/ /ˈslʌvənɪʃ/

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Brinsley (bap. 1566, d. c1624), schoolmaster and writer on education. From sloven + -ish.

Main meanings of Slovenish in English

: slovenish1Slovenish2

Slovenish2

Pronunciation /slə(ʊ)ˈviːnɪʃ/

noun

rare
  • The Slovenian language; = "Slovenian".

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From Slovene + -ish, after German slowenisch.