добръ

Old Church SlavonicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dobrъ, from Proto-Slavic *dobь ("age, time"), meaning that good is what occurs at the appropriate time.

AdjectiveEdit

добръ (dobrŭ)

  1. good
    Antonyms: недобръ (nedobrŭ), зълъ (zŭlŭ)
  2. easy
    • from Vita Methodii, 1000200-1000210:
      и тако и поустиша, рекъше Коцьлоу аще сего имаши оу себе, не избоудеши насъ добрѣ.
      i tako i pustiša, rekŭše Kocĭlu ašte sego imaši u sebe, ne izbudeši nasŭ dobrě.
      So they released him, saying to Kocel: If you keep this man with you, you shall not escape easily from us.

DeclensionEdit



comparison of добръ (dobrŭ)
♂ masculine ⚥ neuter ♀ feminine ♂ masculine plural
лоучии (lučii) лоуче (luče) лоучьши (lučĭši) лоучьше (lučĭše)

Alternative:


comparison of добръ (dobrŭ)
♂ masculine ⚥ neuter ♀ feminine ♂ masculine plural
оунии (unii) оуне (une) оуньши (unĭši) оуньше (unĭše)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • S. C. Gardiner, Old church Slavonic: an elementary grammar, Cambridge University Press, 1984.
  • Бояджиев, Андрей (2016) Старобългарска читанка[1], София

Old East SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dobrъ.

AdjectiveEdit

добръ (dobrŭ)

  1. good

ReferencesEdit

  • Sreznevsky, Izmail (1893), “добръ”, in Матеріалы для Словаря древне-русскаго языка по письменнымъ памятникамъ[1] [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old East Slavic Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 1: А К, Saint Petersburg: Department of Russian Language and Literature of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 681