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Lower Carniola

Lower Carniola (Dolenjska; Unterkrain) is a traditional region in Slovenia, the southeastern part of the historical Carniola region. [1]

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A2 motorway (Slovenia)

The A2 motorway (avtocesta A2) is a motorway in Slovenia, around 175 km long, connecting the Karavanke Tunnel (at the Austrian border) via the capital city Ljubljana to Obrežje (at the Croatian border, near Zagreb).

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Austria-Hungary

Austria-Hungary (Österreich-Ungarn; Osztrák-Magyar Monarchia), also known by other names and often referred to as the Austro-Hungarian Empire in English-language sources, was a constitutional union of the Empire of Austria and the Kingdom of Hungary that existed from 1867 to 1918, when it collapsed as a result of defeat in World War I. The union was a result of the Compromise of 1867 and came into existence on 30 March 1867, when the compromise was ratified by the Hungarian parliament.

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Črnomelj

Črnomelj (in older sources also Černomelj, Tschernembl,Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 4. Cernomegli) is a town in southeastern Slovenia.

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Žužemberk

Žužemberk (Seisenberg), is a town and a municipality in the Dinaric Alps of Slovenia, located south-east of the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana.

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Žumberak Mountains

The Žumberak Mountains (Žumberačka Gora, Žumberška gora, historic German name: Uskokengebirge) is a range of hills and mountains in northwestern Croatia and southeastern Slovenia, extending from the southwest to the northeast between the Krka and the Kupa.

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Bloke Plateau

The Bloke Plateau (Bloška planota, Bloke) is an extensive bowl-like plateau in southwest Slovenia, part of the traditional region of Inner Carniola.

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Brotherhood and Unity Highway

The Brotherhood and Unity Highway (or Avtocesta bratstva in enotnosti) was a highway that stretched over across former Yugoslavia, from the Austrian border at Rateče near Kranjska Gora in the northwest via Ljubljana, Zagreb, Belgrade and Skopje to Gevgelija on the Greek border in the southeast.

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Carinthia (Slovenia)

Carinthia (Koroška), also Slovene Carinthia or Slovenian Carinthia (Slovenska Koroška), is a traditional region in northern Slovenia.

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Carniola

Carniola (Slovene, Kranjska; Krain; Carniola; Krajna) was a historical region that comprised parts of present-day Slovenia.

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Circle (country subdivision)

Circle is a type of administrative division of some countries.

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Croatia

Croatia (Hrvatska), officially the Republic of Croatia (Republika Hrvatska), is a sovereign state at the crossroads of Central Europe, Southeast Europe, and the Mediterranean.

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District (Austria)

In Austrian politics, a district (German: Bezirk) is a second-level division of the executive arm of the country's government.

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Duchy of Carniola

The Duchy of Carniola (Vojvodina Kranjska, Herzogtum Krain) was a State of the Holy Roman Empire established in 1364.

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Gottscheerish

Gottscheerish (Göttscheabarisch,Maridi Tscherne: Wörterbuch Gottscheerisch-Slowenisch. Einrichtung für die Erhaltung des Kulturerbes Nesseltal, Koprivnik/Nesseltal 2010. Gottscheerisch, kočevarščina) is a German dialect which was the main language of communication among the Gottscheers in the enclave of Gottschee, Slovenia before 1941.

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Grosuplje

Grosuplje (Großlupp)Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol.

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Habsburg Monarchy

The Habsburg Monarchy or Empire (occasionally also styled as the Austrian Monarchy and Danubian Monarchy) is an unofficial appellation among historians for the countries and provinces that were ruled by the junior Austrian branch of the House of Habsburg until 1780 and then by the successor branch of Habsburg-Lorraine until 1918.

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Historical region

Historical regions (or historical countries) are delimitations of geographic areas for studying and analysing social development of period-specific cultures without any reference to contemporary political, economic or social organisations.

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Holy Roman Empire

The Holy Roman Empire (Latin: Sacrum Romanum Imperium, German: Heiliges Römisches Reich) was a multi-ethnic complex of territories in central Europe that developed during the Early Middle Ages and continued until its dissolution in 1806.

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Inner Carniola

Inner Carniola (Notranjska) is a traditional region of Slovenia, the southwestern part of the larger Carniola region. It comprises the Hrušica karst plateau up to Postojna Gate, bordering the Slovenian Littoral (Goriška) in the west. Its administrative and economic center of the region is Postojna, while other minor centers include Logatec, Cerknica, Pivka and Ilirska Bistrica.

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Johann Homann

Johann Baptist Homann (20 March 1664 – 1 July 1724) was a German geographer and cartographer, who also made maps of the Americas.

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Johann Weikhard von Valvasor

Johann Weikhard Freiherr von Valvasor or Johann Weichard Freiherr von Valvasor (Janez Vajkard Valvasor) or simply Valvasor (baptized on 28 May 1641 – September or October 1693) was a natural historian from Carniola, present-day Slovenia, and a fellow of the Royal Society in London.

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Kingdom of Yugoslavia

The Kingdom of Yugoslavia (Kraljevina Jugoslavija, Краљевина Југославија) was a state in Southeast Europe and Central Europe, that existed during the interwar period (1918–1939) and first half of World War II (1939–1943).

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Kočevje

Kočevje (Gottschee;Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 36. Göttscheab or Gətscheab in the local Gottscheerish dialect; Cocevie) is a city in the Municipality of Kočevje in southern Slovenia.

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Kočevski Rog

The Kočevski Rog or Kočevje Rog (Hornwald) or simply Rog is a karstified plateau in the Kočevje Highlands above the Črmošnjice Valley.

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Kostanjevica na Krki

Kostanjevica na Krki (also Kostanjevica ob Krki, LandstraßLeksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 68.), is a small town in the historic Lower Carniola region of southern Slovenia.

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Kranj

Kranj (known in historical sources at various times as Carnium, Creina, Chreina or Krainburg) is the fourth-largest city in Slovenia, with a population of 54,500 (2010).

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Krško

Krško is a town in eastern Slovenia.

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Kupa

The Kupa (Croatian) or Kolpa (Slovene, from Colapis in Roman times) river, a right tributary of the Sava, forms a natural border between north-west Croatia and southeast Slovenia.

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana (locally also, Laibach, Lubiana, Labacum or Aemona) is the capital and largest city of Slovenia.

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Lower Carniolan dialect group

The Lower Carniolan dialect group (dolenjska narečna skupinaSmole, Vera. 1998. "Slovenska narečja." Enciklopedija Slovenije vol. 12, pp. 1–5. Ljubljana: Mladinska knjiga, p. 2.) is a group of closely related dialects of Slovene.

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Metlika

Metlika (MöttlingLeksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 10.) is a town and municipality in the southeastern Slovenia.

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Mirna (settlement)

Mirna (Neydeck or Neudegg) is a nucleated village and a minor economic centre in central Lower Carniola, Slovenia.

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Novo Mesto

Novo Mesto (Novo mesto, Neustadtl) is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia.

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Postojna

Postojna (Adelsberg, Postumia) is a town in the traditional region of Inner Carniola, from Trieste, in southwestern Slovenia.

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Prekmurje

Prekmurje (dialectically: Prèkmürsko or Prèkmüre; Muravidék) is a geographically, linguistically, culturally and ethnically defined region settled by Slovenes and lying between the Mur River in Slovenia and the Rába Valley (the watershed of the Rába) (Porabje) in the most western part of Hungary.

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Sava

The Sava is a river in Central Europe, a right side tributary of the Danube.

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Semič

Semič (SemitschLeksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna.) is a market settlement in Slovenia and the seat of the Municipality of Semič in the traditional region of White Carniola in southeastern Slovenia.

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Sevnica–Trebnje Railway

The Sevnica–Trebnje Railway (Železniška proga Sevnica–Trebnje) is one of the railway lines that form the Slovenian Railway Network.

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Slovene Littoral

The Slovene Littoral (Primorska,; Litorale; Küstenland) is one of the five traditional regions of Slovenia.

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Slovenia

Slovenia (Slovenija), officially the Republic of Slovenia (Slovene:, abbr.: RS), is a nation state in southern Central Europe, located at the crossroads of main European cultural and trade routes.

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Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region

The Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region (Jugovzhodna Slovenija statistična regija) is a statistical region in the south-east of Slovenia.

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State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs

The State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs (Država Slovenaca, Hrvata i Srba, Држава Словенаца, Хрвата и Срба,; Država Slovencev, Hrvatov in Srbov) was a short-lived entity formed at the end of World War I by Slovenes, Croats and Serbs residing in what were the southernmost parts of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

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Styria (Slovenia)

Styria (Štajerska), also Slovenian Styria (Slovenska Štajerska) or Lower Styria (Spodnja Štajerska; Untersteiermark), is a traditional region in northeastern Slovenia, comprising the southern third of the former Duchy of Styria.

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Sveti Vrh

Sveti Vrh (HeiligenbergLeksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 82.) is a settlement in the hills east of Mokronog in the Municipality of Mokronog–Trebelno in southeastern Slovenia.

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The Glory of the Duchy of Carniola

The Glory of the Duchy of Carniola (Die Ehre deß Hertzogthums Crain, Slava vojvodine Kranjske) is an encyclopedia published in Nuremberg in 1689 by the polymath Johann Weikhard von Valvasor.

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Trebnje

Trebnje is a town in southeastern Slovenia.

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Upper Carniola

Upper Carniola (Gorenjska; Alta Carniola; Oberkrain) is a traditional region of Slovenia, the northern mountainous part of the larger Carniola region.

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White Carniola

White Carniola (Bela krajina; Weißkrain or Weiße Mark) is a small traditional region in southeastern Slovenia on the border with Croatia.

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Windic March

The Windic March (Windische Mark) was a medieval frontier march of the Holy Roman Empire, roughly corresponding to the Lower Carniola (Dolenjska) region in present-day Slovenia.

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World War I

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

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Zagreb

Zagreb (names in other languages) is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Croatia.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lower_Carniola

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