во

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Komi-Permyak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *ëde. Cognates include Finnish vuosi.

Noun[edit]

во (vo)

  1. year

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vъ(n).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

во (vo)

  1. in
    Што правиш во мојата соба?
    What are you doing in my room?

Nivkh[edit]

Noun[edit]

во (vo)

  1. village

References[edit]

  • 2000, Hidetoshi Shiraishi, "Nivkh consonant alternation does not involve hardening" in Journal of Chiba University Eurasian Society (3): 89–119.

Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [və]
  • IPA(key): [vɐ] (before a stressed syllable)
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Preposition[edit]

во (vo)

  1. (location) in, at, on (+ prepositional case)
  2. (direction) to, into (+ accusative case)
  3. (time) at, in, on
Usage notes[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Particle[edit]

во (vo)

  1. (colloquial) clipped form of вот
    • 1982, Сергей Донатович Довлатов (Sergei Donatovich Dovlatov), Зона (Записки надзирателя) (in Russian); translated as Anne Frydman, transl., The Zone: A Prison Camp Guard's Story, A.A. Knopf, 1985, page 74:
      Во мужи́к, гоноре́и не зна́ет! Да трипа́к же, трипа́к!
      Vo mužík, gonoréi ne znájet! Da tripák že, tripák!
      "That's a peasant for you, doesn't know what gonorrhoea is! It's the clap, the clap!"

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *volъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

во̑ m (Latin spelling )

  1. (Bosnia, Serbia) ox

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • во” in Hrvatski jezični portal