благо

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See also: благо-

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bolgo.

Interjection[edit]

благо (blago)

  1. good

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bolgo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

благо (blagon

  1. good, blessing, benefit

Inflection[edit]


Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic благо (blago). Displaced the inherited East Slavic form бо́лого (bólogo), from Old East Slavic болого (bologo), бологъ (bologŭ), from Proto-Slavic *bolgъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈblaɡə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

бла́го (blágon inan (genitive бла́га, nominative plural бла́га, genitive plural благ)

  1. (poetic) good, blessing, benefit
  2. (economics) good

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

бла́го (blágo)

  1. short neuter singular of благо́й (blagój)

Conjunction[edit]

бла́го (blágo)

  1. (colloquial) since, now that
    по́льзуйтесь слу́чаем, бла́го вы здесь
    pólʹzujtesʹ slúčajem, blágo vy zdesʹ
    use the opportunity since you are here
  2. (colloquial) the more so because

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “благо”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From adjective blag.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blâːɡo/
  • Hyphenation: бла‧го

Adverb[edit]

бла̑го (Latin spelling blȃgo)

  1. mildly, gently

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blâɡo/
  • Hyphenation: бла‧го

Interjection[edit]

бла̏го (Latin spelling blȁgo)

  1. expressing happiness, luck or satisfaction about something that has just occurred or was heard from the interlocutor
    благо теби!lucky you

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bôlgo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blâːɡo/
  • Hyphenation: бла‧го

Noun[edit]

бла̑го n (Latin spelling blȃgo)

  1. treasure
  2. cattle
  3. wealth
Declension[edit]