море

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *morje, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

море́ (morén

  1. sea, briny
  2. seaside
  3. (figuratively) thousands of, a wilderness of
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Greek μωρέ (moré), frozen vocative of μωρός (morós), meaning stupid, but commonly used as a colloquial address.

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

мо́ре (móre)

  1. (archaic) you, general vocative expression, used to augment an address

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *morje.

Noun[edit]

море (moren (plural мориња)

  1. sea
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Greek μωρέ (moré).

Interjection[edit]

море (more)

  1. An interjection used to threaten someone or reprimand him jokingly.

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *morje, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun[edit]

мо́ре (móren inan (genitive мо́ря, nominative plural моря́, genitive plural море́й)

  1. sea
    мо́ремmóremby sea
    за́ моремzá moremoverseas
    и́з-за мо́ряíz-za mórjafrom abroad
    на мо́реna móreat sea
    у мо́ряu mórjaby the seaside
    откры́тое мо́реotkrýtoje mórethe high seas
  2. mare (darker area in the Moon)
Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

мо́ре (mórem inan

  1. prepositional singular of мор (mor)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /môːre/
  • Hyphenation: мо‧ре

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *morje, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun[edit]

мо̑ре n (Latin spelling mȏre)

  1. sea
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Greek μωρέ (moré).

Interjection[edit]

мо̑ре (Latin spelling mȏre)

  1. (Serbia) when spoken sharply, asserts that the speaker is stronger or older or more powerful than the addressee, sometimes expressing contempt or superiority
    • 1824, recorded by Vuk Stefanović Karadžić, Narodne srpske pjesme:
       »More, Marko, ne ori drumova!« / »More, Turci, ne gaz’te oranja!«
       »More, Marko, don’t plow up our roads!« / »More, Turks, don’t walk on my plowing!«
  2. (Serbia) when not spoken sharply, functions as a term of endearment or generic intensifier, cf. бре

Usage notes[edit]

Море is most often used in addressing a single male, more rarely when addressing groups of males, and more rarely still when addressing females.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Tomislav Maretić (editor) (1911), Rječnik hrvatskoga ili srpskoga jezika, Volume 7, JAZU: Zagreb

Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *morje, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

мо́ре (móren (genitive мо́ря, nominative plural моря́)

  1. sea

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “море”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka