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A dobro style guitar with metal resonator.

EtymologyEdit

From the trade name "Dobro", used by Gibson Guitar Corporation, from Dopyera or Dopjera, name of the inventors + brothers, also punning on Slovak dobro (good).

NounEdit

dobro (plural dobros)

  1. (music) An acoustic guitar with a metal resonator
    • 2007, January 21, “Nate Chinen”, in Dueling Banjos, Gospel Harmonies, Arabesques and Electric Eels[1]:
      The longest and most incandescent track is “Twilight Kingdom,” which includes Stuart Duncan on fiddle, Jerry Douglas on dobro and David Grier on guitar.

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dobrъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdobro]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

NounEdit

dobro n

  1. good

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Serbo-Croatian dobar, добар, from Proto-Slavic *dobrъ (good).

AdjectiveEdit

dobro (feminine dobra, masculine plural dobros, feminine plural dobras)

  1. good
    Synonym: bueno

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dobro n

  1. (singular only) good
  2. (usually in plural) a good
  3. (plural only) estate, landed property

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • dobro in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • dobro in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese dobro, from Latin dūplus. Compare the borrowed doublet duplo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dobro m (plural dobros)

  1. double

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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dobro

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of dobrar

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

NounEdit

dòbro m (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. Name of the letter <d> in the Glagolitic alphabet.

Etymology 2Edit

From dȍbar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

NounEdit

dòbro n (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. property, estate
  2. well-being, welfare, sake
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From dȍbar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

AdverbEdit

dòbro (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. well

Etymology 4Edit

From English dobro, in turn from Slovak dobro.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dǒbro/
  • Hyphenation: dob‧ro

NounEdit

dòbro m (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. dobro (acoustic guitar)

ReferencesEdit

  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dobro” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the adjective dobrý.

NounEdit

dobro n (genitive singular dobra, nominative plural dobrá, genitive plural dobier, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. good
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

dobro n (genitive singular dobra, nominative plural dobrá, genitive plural dobier, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. dobro
DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • dobro in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

dóbro (comparative bọ̑lje or bọ̑ljše, superlative nȁjbọ̑lje or nȁjbọ̑ljše)

  1. well, good
    Antonym: slabọ̑

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