Definition of Slovakia in English:

Slovakia

proper noun

  • A country in central Europe; population 5,400,000 (estimated 2015); official language, Slovak; capital, Bratislava.

Slovakia was dominated by Hungary until it declared independence in 1918 and united with the Czech-speaking areas of Bohemia and Moravia to form Czechoslovakia. The eastern of the two constituent republics of Czechoslovakia, Slovakia became independent on the partition of that country on 1 January 1993. It joined NATO and the EU in 2004

Pronunciation

Slovakia

/sləˈvɑːkɪə//sləˈvakɪə/