Dating croatian women
The way out was to choose an old geographical name Bosniak, which traditionally denoted any citizen of Bosnia - either Croat (as we said, many of them have Bosniak as a surname), or Muslim, or Serb.It is strange that this usurpation of the name of Bosniak has been accepted even in the official Croatia.
There is village Bosnjaci in Croatia (4,500 inhabitants prior to 1991, near Zupanja).
Rustem - pasha Hrvat asked in Croatian if Zay and Vrancic spoke Croatian language. Sed et Verancius itidem, quum eum Croatice ob quaedam severius dicta lenire vellet, dixit.. This manuscript is held in the National Library in Vienna.
The interpreter was then dismissed and they proceeded in the Croatian language during the entire process of negotiations. Except for literature Arabica was also used in religious schools and administration.
Additional information: We can document the equivalence of the name of Bosniak and Hrvat during many centuries, until the Yugoslav period (see below).
It seems that the final and almost complete national individualization of Muslim Slavs took place only during the tragedy they experienced during the Serbian large-scale aggression on Bosnia and Herzegovina in the period of 1992-95 (the aggression against Bi H started already in October 1991 by the slaughter of the Croats in the Herzegovinian village of Ravno).