croat croat  /ˈkroʊ ˌɑt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a member of the Slavic people living in Croatia

News

  1. Bosnian Serb president relents over urgent Croatia border deal

    SARAJEVO (Reuters) - The Serb member of Bosnia's presidency agreed on Tuesday to new border rules needed for when neighboring Croatia joins the EU in July, reversing his position from Monday when he rejected the deal. Nebojsa Radmanovic, the Serb chairman of the presidency that he shares with Muslim and Croat members, said that he changed his mind after getting a green light for the deal from ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Murray tames fired-up Tsonga to reach Queen's final

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - Neither a revved up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga nor the awful British weather could prevent Andy Murray reaching a third Queen's Club final on Saturday as the world number two battled back from a set down to win 4-6 6-3 6-2. Local favourite Murray now faces champion Marin Cilic in Sunday's final after the fifth-seeded Croat triumphed 6-4 4-6 6-2 against Lleyton Hewitt who ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Tennis-Murray tames fired-up Tsonga to reach Queen's final

    By Toby Davis LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) - Neither a revved up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga nor the awful British weather could prevent Andy Murray reaching a third Queen's Club final on Saturday as the world number two battled back from a set down to win 4-6 6-3 6-2. Local favourite Murray will face last year's champion Marin Cilic in Sunday's final after the fifth-seeded Croat finally ended Lleyton ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Nothing ever happened to whoever was a loyal citizen of the Croatian state. For others, my theory was: You are not a Croat, you hate Croatia, okay, then please go back to you homeland," 95-year-old Milivoj Asner told Croatian state television...
    on Jun 20, 2008 By: Milivoj Asner Source: Reuters

  2. After being asked four times to rule out such discussions on electoral reform, Cameron said: "Put the question in, you know, Serbo-Croat, if you want to - but you're going to get the same answer."
    on Apr 24, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: The Guardian

  3. "I am not here to kill people, just to neutralise the enemy," Vasiljkovic said. "When the Croat side uses hospitals or police stations in their villages as fortified positions, I'm sorry, I just have to massacre them."
    on Dec 18, 2009 By: Dragan Vasiljkovic Source: The Australian

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