dobro

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the trade name "Dobro", used by Gibson Guitar Corporation, from Dopyera or Dopjera, name of the inventors + brothers, also punning on Slovak dobro meaning "good".

Noun[edit]

dobro (plural dobros)

  1. (music) An acoustic guitar with a metal resonator
    • 2007, January 21, “Nate Chinen”, in Dueling Banjos, Gospel Harmonies, Arabesques and Electric Eels[1]:
      The longest and most incandescent track is “Twilight Kingdom,” which includes Stuart Duncan on fiddle, Jerry Douglas on dobro and David Grier on guitar.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dobrъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdobro]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

Noun[edit]

dobro n

  1. good

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Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian dobar, добар, from Proto-Slavic *dobrъ (good).

Adjective[edit]

dobro (feminine dobra, masculine plural dobros, feminine plural dobras)

  1. good
    Synonym: bueno

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dobro n

  1. (singular only) good
  2. (usually in plural) a good
  3. (plural only) estate, landed property

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • dobro”, in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN, (Please provide a date or year)
  • dobro in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese dobro, from Latin dūplus. Compare the borrowed doublet duplo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dobro m (plural dobros)

  1. double

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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dobro

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of dobrar

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

Noun[edit]

dòbro m (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. Name of the letter <d> in the Glagolitic alphabet.

Etymology 2[edit]

From dȍbar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

Noun[edit]

dòbro n (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. property, estate
  2. well-being, welfare, sake
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From dȍbar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

Adverb[edit]

dòbro (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. well

Etymology 4[edit]

From English dobro, in turn from Slovak dobro.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

Noun[edit]

dòbro m (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. dobro (acoustic guitar)

References[edit]

  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the adjective dobrý.

Noun[edit]

dobro n (genitive singular dobra, nominative plural dobrá, genitive plural dobier, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. good
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

dobro n (genitive singular dobra, nominative plural dobrá, genitive plural dobier, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. dobro
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • dobro in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dóbro (comparative bọ̑lje or bọ̑ljše, superlative nȁjbọ̑lje or nȁjbọ̑ljše)

  1. well, good
    Antonym: slabọ̑

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