bdjeti

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bъděti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewdʰ- ‎(to (be) awake), cognate with Czech bdít.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bdjêti/
  • Hyphenation: bdje‧ti

Verb[edit]

bdjȅti impf ‎(Cyrillic spelling бдје̏ти)

  1. (intransitive) to watch over, keep vigil (+ nad ‎(over) + instrumental)
    c(ij)elu noć je majka bd(j)ela nad d(j)etetom‎ ― the mother was watching over the child the whole night

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References[edit]

  • bdjeti” in Hrvatski jezični portal