Bulgarian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *grǫbъ*grubъ via a Western dialect; possibly reinforced by Russian гру́бый (grúbyj).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ɡrup]
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Adjective edit

груб (grub) (abstract noun гру́бост or гру́бота)

  1. coarse, rough, rugged (of texture)
  2. harsh, severe, arduous (of effort, work)
  3. rough, approximate, inexact (of result, guess)
  4. (figurative) crude, rudimentary
    груб строе́жgrub stroéžrudimentary constructure
  5. (figurative) rude, cruel, impolite, vulgar
    гру́бо поведе́ниеgrúbo povedénierude behaviour
    груб чове́кgrub čovékcruel person
  6. (figurative) gross, flagrant (of mistake, offense, or inequality)
    гру́бо наруше́ние (in sport)grúbo narušénieflagrant fall

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

References edit

  • груб”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2014
  • груб”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Chitanka, 2010
  • грѫбъ”, in Старобългарски речник [Old Bulgarian Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), https://histdict.uni-sofia.bg, 2011—2024
  • Georgiev, Vladimir I., editor (1971), “груб”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volumes 1 (А – З), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Pubg. House, →ISBN, page 286

Macedonian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *grǫbъ.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

груб (grub) (comparative погруб, superlative најгруб, diminutive грубичок, abstract noun грубост)

  1. rough, crude, coarse (of cloth, a surface, etc.)
  2. rude, uncouth, boorish, insensitive, ruthless, insolent, uncultured
  3. ugly

Declension edit

Russian edit

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

груб (grub)

  1. short masculine singular of гру́бый (grúbyj)

Serbo-Croatian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *grǫbъ.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

гру̑б (definite гру̑бӣ, comparative гру̏бљӣ, Latin spelling grȗb)

  1. rough, coarse
  2. rude

Declension edit