Slovak nationalism

Leader of the Slovak national revival Ľudovít Štúr in the 19th Century.

Slovak nationalism is an ethnic nationalist ideology that asserts that the Slovaks are nation and promotes the cultural unity of the Slovaks.

Modern Slovak nationalism first arose in the 19th century in response to Magyarization of Slovak territories in the Kingdom of Hungary. It was based on two main ideas: a historical state right based on a continuity with the early medieval Great Moravian Empire and an identity associated with the Slavs.

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