vedro

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See also: vedrò and vědro

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Russian ведро́ (vedró).

Noun[edit]

vedro (plural vedros or vedroes)

  1. A Russian liquid measure, approximately 2.7 imperial gallons.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of McElrath to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for vedro in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vedro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vedro n

  1. heat (condition or quality of being hot)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vedro (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin veterus, from Latin vetus (old).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vedro m (plural vedros)

  1. communal lands, usually bushland, eventually planted with wheat or rye.
    • 1410, J. García Oro (ed.), Viveiro en los siglos XIV y XV. La Colección Diplomática de Santo Domingo de Viveiro. in "Estudios Mindonienses",page 66:
      todos los bees e herdamentos e arbores e bouças e vedros e herança que ficou de Johan Franco
      every possession, inheritance and trees and uncultivated lands and vedros and heritages of Xoán Franco
    Synonyms: cachada, estivada, roza, senra
  2. (archaic) the old times.
    • 1289, Antonio López Ferreiro (ed.), Fueros municipales de Santiago y de su tierra. Madrid: Ediciones Castilla. page 113:
      asy commo fuy acostumado de vedro
      as it was customary in the old times

Adjective[edit]

vedro m (feminine singular vedra, masculine plural vedros, feminine plural vedras)

  1. (archaic) old
    • 1273, Miguel Romaní (ed.), La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310). 3 vols. Santiago: Tórculo Edicións (1989, 1989, 1993), page 1158:
      assi conmo e usado de vedro tenpo.
      as it is used since the old times.
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Tratado de Albeitaria. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 131:
      pisa moy ben todo con exulla uedra de porco et faz ende hũa masa et coze todo con uyno, meyxeo ameude ataa que se coza ben
      pound it carefully with old pork lard and make a dough with it and boil everything in wine, stir it frequently till it is well cooked
    Synonym: vello

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References[edit]

  • vedro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • vedro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • vedro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • vedro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vědro.

Noun[edit]

vȅdro n (Cyrillic spelling ве̏дро)

  1. bucket, pail

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vedro (Cyrillic spelling ведро)

  1. fair (weather)
    vedro je

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vědro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vedro n (genitive singular vedra, nominative plural vedrá, genitive plural vedier, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. bucket

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Further reading[edit]

  • vedro in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vědro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

védro n

  1. bucket

Inflection[edit]

Neuter, hard
nom. sing. vêdro
gen. sing. vêdra
singular dual plural
nominative vêdro vêdri vêdra
accusative vêdro vêdri vêdra
genitive vêdra vêder vêder
dative vêdru vêdroma vêdrom
locative vêdru vêdrih vêdrih
instrumental vêdrom vêdroma vêdri

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