One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Slovenly; characteristic of or resembling a sloven.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Brinsley (bap. 1566, d. c1624), schoolmaster and writer on education. From sloven + -ish.
The Slovenian language; = "Slovenian".
Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From Slovene + -ish, after German slowenisch.
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