zvati

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zъvati, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰew-

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zʋâti/
  • Hyphenation: zva‧ti

Verb[edit]

zvȁti impf (Cyrillic spelling зва̏ти)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, reflexive) to call
    Kako se zoveš? Zovem se Petar.What is your name? My name is Peter. (literally, “What do you call yourself? I call myself Peter.”)
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to summon
  3. (transitive, intransitive) to call, to invite (for a visit, wedding, guest etc.)
    zvati na telefon
    to call on the phone
  4. (transitive, intransitive, colloquial) to decide, to call

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