Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 23:47
See also: kʼad and kád

IdoEdit

ParticleEdit

kad

  1. question particle (used before a vowel for euphony instead of ka)

LithuanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷod.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

kàd

  1. that
    manau, kad ji graži.
    I think that she is beautiful.
  2. when
  3. 'cause
  4. so as to, in order to

SynonymsEdit


LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

kad

  1. rafsi of kandi.

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English card

NounEdit

kad

  1. card (flat, normally rectangular piece of stiff paper, plastic etc.)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *kogъda, a compound of *ko (from Proto-Indo-European *kʷos) and *gъda, genitive singular of *godъ (compare Old Church Slavonic годъ (godŭ, right time)), thus originally meaning "at what time".

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

kȁd (Cyrillic spelling ка̏д)

  1. (interrogative) when
    Kad ćeš doći? — When will you come?
  2. when
    Ne znam kad ću stići na sastanak. — I don't know when I will arrive at the meeting.
    Samo što je pala noć, kad poče kiša. — The nigh has just fallen, when the rain began.
  3. if
    Kad bih samo imao malo više slobodnog vremena.. — If only I had a little more free time...
  4. in miscellaneous constructs
    kad(a) god — whenever
    malo kad — rarely
    kad-tad — sooner or later
    (t)ko zna kad — who knows when

AdverbEdit

kȁd (Cyrillic spelling ка̏д)

  1. ever (compare ȉkad)
    Da li si kad bio u Beču? — Have you ever been to Vienna?
  2. sometimes (compare nȅkad)
    Idem na posao kad tramvajem, kad autobusom. — I go to work sometimes by tram, and sometimes by bus.
    kako kad, kad kako — sometimes this way, sometimes that way
  3. in miscellaneous constructs
    imati kad (za..) — to have enough time (for..)
    Nisam imao kad da ti se javim. — I didn't have enough time to call you.
SynonymsEdit
  • (Croatia) gda

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *kadъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kȃd m (Cyrillic spelling ка̑д)

  1. incense
DeclensionEdit

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic, from Ancient Greek.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kàd f (genitive kadí, nominative plural kadí)

  1. tub

DeclensionEdit