The Bulgars of the Volga were of Turkish origin, but may have assimilated Finnish and, later, Slavonian elements.
The town is of Slavonian origin and of considerable antiquity, and was a place of importance in the time of Charlemagne.
In the east Slavonian county of Syrmia 1 the Fruska Gora or Vrdnik Mountains rise to a height of 1768 ft.
The Slavonian plum orchards furnish dried prunes, besides a kind of brandy largely exported under the name of sliwowitz or shlivovitsa.
Zdgrdb), Modrus-Fiume, LikaKrbava, Warasdin (Varasd) and Bjelovar (Belovdr-KOriis); while the capitals of the three Slavonian counties, Virovitica (Verocze), Pozega (Pozsega) and Syrmia (Szere'm), are Esseg, Pozega (5000) and Semlin.
Despite Magyar protests the misleading name "Croatia" was popularly and even in official documents applied to the whole country, including the purely Slavonian provinces of Virovitica, Poega and Syrmia.
There'll be Slavonian Grebe with Red-throated and Black-throated Diver, often still in their breeding finery.
At Dojlidy, the fishing ponds could contain Slavonian grebe, which we never had seen in summer.
Six slavonian grebe were accompanied by single black-necked and great crested grebe.
After the defeat of the Turkish power by Prince Eugene it was proposed to abolish the military constitution of the frontier, but the change was successfully resisted by the inhabitants of the district; in fact a new Slavonian frontier district was established in 1702, and Maria Theresa extended the organization to the march-lands of Transylvania (the Szekler frontier in 1764, the Wallachian in 1766).1 As a reward for the service it rendered the government in the suppression of the Hungarian insurrection in 1848, the Military Frontier was erected in 1849 into a crown-land, with a total area of 15,182 sq.
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