koliko

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *koliko.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kolǐko/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧li‧ko

Adverb[edit]

kolìko (Cyrillic spelling колѝко)

  1. (interrogative) how much, how many
    Koliko imaš vremena?How much time do you have?
    Koliko je sati?What time is it?
    Koliko puta?How many times?
    Koliko dugo?(For) How long?
  2. (in comparisons, formal, preceded by onoliko) as, as much/many as
    Kupite onoliko igračaka koliko je djece.Buy as many toys as there are children.
    On je skoro onoliko visok koliko i ja.He is almost as tall as I am.
  3. (with generalization particle god) no matter how much/how many
    Koliko god mu daš, nikad nije dosta!No matter how much you give him, it's never enough!

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *koliko.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kóliko

  1. how much, how many (what amount)
    koliko je ura? — what time is it?