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Three decades later, the Carantanians were incorporated, together with the Bavarians, into the Carolingian Empire.
During the same period Carniola, too, came under the Franks, and was Christianised from Aquileia.
The Carantanians, one of the ancestral groups of the modern Slovenes, particularly the Carinthian Slovenes, were the first Slavic people to accept Christianity.
They were mostly christianized by Irish missionaries, among them Modestus, known as the "Apostle of Carantanians".
After the victory of Emperor Otto I over the Magyars in 955, Slovene territory was divided into a number of border regions of the Holy Roman Empire.
Carantania, being the most important, was elevated into the Duchy of Carinthia in 976.
A crucial battle between Theodosius I and Eugenius took place in the Vipava Valley in 394.
By the late Middle Ages, the historic provinces of Carniola, Styria, Carinthia, Gorizia, Trieste, and Istria developed from the border regions and were incorporated into the medieval German state.
The area that is present-day Slovenia was in Roman times shared between Venetia et Histria (region X of Roman Italia in the classification of Augustus) and the provinces Pannonia and Noricum.
The Romans established posts at Emona (Ljubljana), Poetovio (Ptuj), and Celeia (Celje); and constructed trade and military roads that ran across Slovene territory from Italy to Pannonia.
For the landlocked country to its northeast, see Slovakia.
For the historic region of Croatia to its east, see Slavonia. Historically, the current territory of Slovenia was part of many different state formations, including the Roman Empire and the Holy Roman Empire, followed by the Habsburg Monarchy.