докле

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *do kъ lě. Compare до̏, к. Cognate to Russian доколе (dokole).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǒːkleː/
  • Hyphenation: док‧ле

Adverb[edit]

до́кле̄ (Latin spelling dóklē)

  1. (interrogative) how far
    докле идете?how far are your going?
    докле се пружа ова шумаhow far does this forest stretch?
  2. (interrogative) until when
    докле си остао?until when did you stay?
    докле га мислиш трпј(е)тиhow long do you intend to put up with him
  3. as long as, as far as
    могу те масирати докле год хоћешI can massage you as long as you want

Conjunction[edit]

до́кле̄ (Latin spelling dóklē)

  1. until
    овдј(е) ћу чекати докле се она не вратиI'll wait here until she returns

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • докле” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • докле” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • докле”, in Речник српскохрватскога књижевног језика (in Serbo-Croatian), volume 1, Друго фототипско издање edition, Нови Сад, Загреб: Матица српска, Матица хрватска, 1967–1976, published 1990, page 719