zelen

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zelenъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zělen/
  • Hyphenation: ze‧len

Adjective[edit]

zèlen (definite zèlenī, Cyrillic spelling зѐлен)

  1. green
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Deadjectival from the previous sense.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zêleːn/
  • Hyphenation: ze‧len

Noun[edit]

zȅlēn f (Cyrillic spelling зе̏ле̄н)

  1. (uncountable) verdure (greenness of lush or growing vegetation; also: the vegetation itself)
    Synonym: zelènilo
  2. (collective) greens (edible green plants and their leaves)
Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Serbo-Croatian · boje / боје (layout · text)
     bijel, beo
бијел, бео
     siv, sinji
сив, сињи
     crn
црн
             crven, rumen
црвен, румен
             narandžast, narančast
наранџаст, наранчаст; smeđ, braon
смеђ, браон
             žut
жут; žut
жут
             zelen
зелен
             zelen
зелен
            
             tirkizan (cijan)
тиркизан (цијан); tirkizan
тиркизан
             plav
плав
             modar
модар
             ljubičast
љубичаст; modar (indigo)
модар (индиго)
             ljubičast (magenta)
љубичаст (магента); ljubičast
љубичаст
             ružičast, roza
ружичаст, роза

Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zelenъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

zelȅn (comparative bȍlj zelȅn, superlative nȁjbolj zelȅn)

  1. green
Inflection[edit]
Hard
masculine feminine neuter
nom. sing. zelèn zelêna zelêno
singular
masculine feminine neuter
nominative zelèn ind
zelêni def
zelêna zelêno
accusative nominativeinan or
genitive
anim
zelêno zelêno
genitive zelênega zelêne zelênega
dative zelênemu zelêni zelênemu
locative zelênem zelêni zelênem
instrumental zelênim zelêno zelênim
dual
masculine feminine neuter
nominative zelêna zelêni zelêni
accusative zelêna zelêni zelêni
genitive zelênih zelênih zelênih
dative zelênima zelênima zelênima
locative zelênih zelênih zelênih
instrumental zelênima zelênima zelênima
plural
masculine feminine neuter
nominative zelêni zelêne zelêna
accusative zelêne zelêne zelêna
genitive zelênih zelênih zelênih
dative zelênim zelênim zelênim
locative zelênih zelênih zelênih
instrumental zelênimi zelênimi zelênimi

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

zẹ̑lən (not comparable)

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Inflection[edit]
Hard
masculine feminine neuter
nom. sing. zélen zélna zélno
singular
masculine feminine neuter
nominative zélen ind
zélni def
zélna zélno
accusative nominativeinan or
genitive
anim
zélno zélno
genitive zélnega zélne zélnega
dative zélnemu zélni zélnemu
locative zélnem zélni zélnem
instrumental zélnim zélno zélnim
dual
masculine feminine neuter
nominative zélna zélni zélni
accusative zélna zélni zélni
genitive zélnih zélnih zélnih
dative zélnima zélnima zélnima
locative zélnih zélnih zélnih
instrumental zélnima zélnima zélnima
plural
masculine feminine neuter
nominative zélni zélne zélna
accusative zélne zélne zélna
genitive zélnih zélnih zélnih
dative zélnim zélnim zélnim
locative zélnih zélnih zélnih
instrumental zélnimi zélnimi zélnimi

See also[edit]

Colors in Slovene · barve (layout · text)
     bela      siva      črna
             rdeča; škrlatna              oranžna; rjava              rumena; krem
             svetlozelena, limeta              zelena             
             sinja, cian; turkizna              azurna              modra
             vijolična; indigo              magenta, fuksija; vijolična, lila              roza, rožnata

Further reading[edit]

  • zelen”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU[1], portal Fran