dokle

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *do kъ lě. Compare , k.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǒːkleː/
  • Hyphenation: dok‧le

Adverb[edit]

dóklē (Cyrillic spelling до́кле̄)

  1. (interrogative) how far
    dokle idete?how far are your going?
    dokle se pruža ova šumahow far does this forest stretch?
  2. (interrogative) until when
    dokle si ostao?until when did you stay?
    dokle ga misliš trpj(e)tihow long do you intend to put up with him
  3. as long as, as far as
    mogu te masirati dokle god hoćešI can massage you as long as you want

Conjunction[edit]

dóklē (Cyrillic spelling до́кле̄)

  1. until
    ovdj(e) ću čekati dokle se ona ne vratiI'll wait here until she returns

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • dokle” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dokle” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Речник српскохрватскога књижевног језика (1990, Друго фототипско издање), Матица српска, Matica hrvatska (Нови Сад, Zagreb), volume 1, page 719