Last modified on 27 April 2014, at 01:41

sirotan

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

sirot +‎ -an

NounEdit

siròtān m

  1. orphan
  2. (figuratively) the one who isn't capable of anything, which knows nothing, or is of low possibilities
  3. a pathetic, miserable or poor person

SynonymsEdit

QuotationsEdit

  • 1920/1921, A. B. Šimić, Sunce siromaha:
    Kroz siromaštvo samo sja crvenim žarom
    - to jedino sunce sirotana -
    bol nebrojenih vječno svježih rana