право

BulgarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *pravo, a nominalization of прав (prav, right, straight) +‎ (-o). Ultimately a calque of German Recht and French droit. See Russian пра́во (právo) for more information.

NounEdit

пра́во (právon (related adjective пра́вен or пра́вов)

  1. law (as a specialty)
    семе́йно пра́воseméjno právofamily law
  2. right
    пра́во на гласprávo na glasright to vote
    гра́ждански права́gráždanski pravácivil rights
  3. authorization, permit
  4. (plural only) license
    шофьо́рски права́šofjórski pravádriver's license
  5. (economics) option
  6. (colloquial) justice
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

прав (prav) +‎ (-o)

AdverbEdit

пра́во (právo) (comparative по́-пра́во, superlative на́й-пра́во)

  1. straight, right, directly
    пра́во напре́дprávo naprédstraight ahead
    пра́во в очи́теprávo v očíteright in the eyes
  2. right, rightly, correctly
    пра́во ка́звашprávo kázvašyou are right (literally, “you speak rightly/correctly”)

AdjectiveEdit

пра́во (právo)

  1. indefinite neuter singular of прав (prav)

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpravə]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -avə

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Old East Slavic право (pravo). Calque of German Recht and French droit, based on пра́вый (právyj, right, correct; straight). Cognate with Ukrainian пра́во (právo), Belarusian пра́ва (práva), Old Church Slavonic право (pravo), Bulgarian пра́во (právo), Serbo-Croatian пра̏во, Slovene prȃvo (tonal orthography), Czech právo, Slovak právo, Polish prawo.

NounEdit

пра́во (právon inan (genitive пра́ва, nominative plural права́, genitive plural прав, related adjective правово́й)

  1. right; claim
    права́ челове́каpravá čelovékahuman rights
  2. (law) law, right
  3. justice
  4. (in the plural) license
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

пра́вый (právyj) +‎ (-o)

AdverbEdit

пра́во (právo)

  1. indeed, really

AdjectiveEdit

пра́во (právo)

  1. short neuter singular of пра́вый (právyj)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From пра̏в.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prâʋo/
  • Hyphenation: пра‧во

AdverbEdit

пра̏во (Latin spelling prȁvo)

  1. straight
  2. correctly, rightly
  3. justly
  4. strictly

Etymology 2Edit

Morphologically from пра̏в, a calque of German Recht and French droit.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prǎːʋo/
  • Hyphenation: пра‧во

NounEdit

пра́во n (Latin spelling právo)

  1. right
  2. law
  3. jurisprudence
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic право (pravo).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

пра́во (právon inan (genitive пра́ва, nominative plural права́, genitive plural прав, related adjective правови́й)

  1. right; claim
    права́ люди́ниpravá ljudýnyhuman rights
  2. (law) law, right

DeclensionEdit

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