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Moravian
(5,723 words)

The Moravian language is an alternative name for the Czech language spoken in Moravia, the eastern part of the Czech Republic. This variety of Czech in not internally homogeneous and stable – there are no common language norms for Moravian, but several Moravian organizations promote the Moravian language as an idiom distinct from the Czech language. On the other hand, the position of Standard Czech in Moravia is better…

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Bláha, Ondřej, “Moravian”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief Marc L. Greenberg. Consulted online on 09 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_031977>
First published online: 2020



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