но

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Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

но (no)

  1. used to introduce a word or phrase that adds something to a previous statement and contrasts with it in some way, but
    Смята да посети Бостън и Чикаго, но не Ню Йорк. - He plans to visit Boston and Chicago, but not New York.
    Аз не я познавам, но съпругът ми я познава. - I don't know her, but my husband does.
    Съжалявам, но няма да мога да ти помогна. - I'm sorry, but I won't be able to help you.
  2. but (however, although)
    На края на деня бяхме уморени, но щастливи. - By the end of the day we were tired but happy.
    Падна, но не се нарани. - He fell but he wasn't hurt.
    Казах му да остане, но той отказа. - I told him to stay, but he refused to.
  3. used at the beginning of a sentence that expresses surprise, annoyance, shock, disagreement, etc., but
    Но това е невъзможно! - But that's not possible!
    Но ти обеща, че ще ми помогнеш. - But you promised that you would help me.

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Macedonian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

но (no)

  1. but

Usage Notes[edit]

  • This word sounds somewhat bookish and is colloquially often replaced with "ама".

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

но (no)

  1. but, yet

Noun[edit]

но (non inan (indeclinable)

  1. but

Etymology 2[edit]

From Japanese (のう, Nō).

Noun[edit]

но (nom inan (indeclinable)

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  1. Noh

Interjection[edit]

но-о-о (no-o-o)

  1. giddyup (in urging a horse forward)
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