над

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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]

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. (with instrumental) 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. (with accusative) over, above (usually with change of position, answering the question kùda)
    нагнуо се над водуhe leaned over the water

References[edit]

  • над” in Hrvatski jezični portal