See also: Dobro

EnglishEdit

 
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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

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dobrъ.

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

dobro n

  1. good

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • dobro in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • dobro in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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

 
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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

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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. good (forces or behaviours that are the opposite to bad or evil)
  2. good, goods (an item of merchandise)
  3. property, estate
  4. well-being, welfare, sake
DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

dòbro (Cyrillic spelling до̀бро)

  1. well (in a good manner)
    Iako se trudio, nikad nije naučio dobro voziti.
    Although he tried, he never learned to drive well.
  2. properly, rightly (in a proper manner)

ParticleEdit

dobro (Cyrillic spelling добро)

  1. well
    Uh... pa dobro onda.Uh... well then.
  2. all right, so be it, OK, fine
    Ne želiš da ti pomognem? Dobro, neću!You don't want me to help you! All right, I won't!

Etymology 3Edit

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 slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

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

  1. well, good
    Antonym: slabọ̑

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • dobro”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran