над

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See also: над-

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nadъ.

Preposition[edit]

над (nad)

  1. above, over
    Галеби летаат над морето.
    Galebi letaat nad moreto.
    Seagulls are flying above the sea.

Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nət]
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

над (nad) (+ instrumental case)

  1. above, over

Usage notes[edit]

Before words beginning with certain awkward consonant clusters such as мн- (mn-), вс- (vs-), and сн- (sn-), the variant form надо (nado) is used.


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nadъ. Compare на (on, onto), над-, нат-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

на̏д (Latin spelling nȁd)

  1. (+ instrumental case) over, above (with no change of position, answering the question gdjȅ/gdȅ)
    над столомover the table
    власт над некимpower over somebody
    херој над херојимаthe greatest of all heroes
  2. (+ accusative case) over, above (usually with change of position, answering the question kùda)
    Нагнуо се над воду.He leaned over the water.

References[edit]

  • над”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018