ⓘ Croatian Glagolitic Script Day


ⓘ Croatian Glagolitic Script Day

Croatian Glagolitic Script Day was announced by the Croatian Parliament at the initiative of the Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics. The official holiday of 2019 on February 22.

On that day, February 22, 1483, the first non-Latin printed book - Missale Romanum Glagolitice.


1. Similar celebrations

Bulgarians, Russians, Serbs and Romanians or so-called Slavia Orthodoxa notes the Day of Slavonic Alphabet, Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture.

Slovakia and the Czech Republic commemorate their literary enlightenment on July 5, while Montenegro, in search of its identity, celebrates the day of the baptized glory of Cyril the Philosopher on February 14/27 new style.

From the Slavic countries, and Slavistics in particular, only Poland with its historical traditions, writing and culture is irrelevant to the work of Cyril and Methodius.