над

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Macedonian[edit]

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 столом‎ ― over the table
    власт над неким‎ ― power over somebody
    херој над херојима‎ ― the greatest of all heroes
  2. (with accusative) 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