dobro

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English[edit]

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A dobro style guitar with metal resonator.

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 (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]

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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
  • 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]

Adverb[edit]

dòbro (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. well (in a good manner)
    Iako se trudio, nikad nije naučio dobro voziti.
    Although he tried, he never learned to drive well.
  2. properly, rightly (in a proper manner)

Particle[edit]

dobro (Cyrillic spelling добро)

  1. well
    Uh... pa dobro onda.Uh... well then.
  2. all right, so be it, OK, fine
    Ne želiš da ti pomognem? Dobro, neću!You don't want me to help you! All right, I won't!

Etymology 3[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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Further reading[edit]

  • dobro”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran