The terms Slovene and Slovenian refer to anything related to Slovenes and Slovenia. Both terms have been used for a long time in English.

* Slovene language or Slovenian, a South Slavic language spoken mainly in Slovenia
* the Slovenes or Slovenians, an ethnic group ( _sl. Slovenci, singular _sl. Slovenec)
*Slověne (Словѣне in Slavonic) is the ancient name of the Slavic peoples.
*Slovene (Словене in Russian) is also another name of the Ilmen Slavs.

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