glava

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See also: glåvă

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *golva, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *galˀwā́ˀ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡlǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: gla‧va

Noun[edit]

gláva f (Cyrillic spelling гла́ва)

  1. (anatomy) head
  2. chapter (section of a book)
  3. head, mind; brains (a source of mental ability and intelligence)
    Neznam zašto sam to napravio. Glava mi se ugasila na sekundu.I don't know why I did that. My head turned off for a second.
  4. head, chief, chairman, chairperson (person who leads an organized group)
    glava kućehead of the household

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • glava” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *golva, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *galˀwā́ˀ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gláva f

  1. head
    Kar ti v glavi ostane, ti nihče ne vzame.What is in your head nobody can take away.

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. gláva
gen. sing. gláve
singular dual plural
nominative gláva glávi gláve
accusative glávo glávi gláve
genitive gláve gláv gláv
dative glávi glávama glávam
locative glávi glávah glávah
instrumental glávo glávama glávami
Feminine, a-stem, mobile accent
nom. sing. gláva
gen. sing. glavé
singular dual plural
nominative gláva glavé glavé
accusative glavó glavé glavé
genitive glavé gláv gláv
dative glávi glaváma glavàm
locative glávi glavàh glavàh
instrumental glavó glaváma glavámi

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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