nad

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See also: NAD, nád, nǟd, -nad, nad-, -nád, and náð

English[edit]

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nad

  1. (linguistics) noun animate dependent

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Noun[edit]

nad (plural nads)

  1. (slang, mostly plural) testicle
    • 2004, Bob Gunn, Sex, Ghosts and Gumshoes (page 119)
      I look down and the little one has already cut right through my ball sac and is in the process of slicing my left nad free.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nad + instrumental

  1. above

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Further reading[edit]

  • nad in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • nad in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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Kashubian[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nad

  1. over
  2. above

Polish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nadъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂neh₃ + *dʰh₁-o-

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nad

  1. (+ instrumental) above, over (denotes location)
  2. (+ accusative) above, over (denotes movement)

Further reading[edit]

  • nad in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nad

  1. In your (informal singular).

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nadъ. Compare na (on, onto), nad-, nat-.

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Preposition[edit]

nȁd (Cyrillic spelling на̏д)

  1. (+ instrumental case) over, above (with no change of position, answering the question gdjȅ/gdȅ)
    nad stolomover the table
    vlast nad nekimpower over somebody
    heroj nad herojimathe greatest of all heroes
  2. (+ accusative case) over, above (usually with change of position, answering the question kùda)
    Nagnuo se nad vodu.He leaned over the water.

References[edit]

  • nad” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nadъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nad

  1. (with instrumental) over, above (stationary)
  2. (with accusative) over, above (motion towards)