See also: vedrò and vědro

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Russian ведро́ (vedró).

NounEdit

vedro (plural vedros or vedroes)

  1. A Russian liquid measure, approximately 2.7 imperial gallons.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of McElrath to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for vedro in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vedro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vedro n

  1. heat (condition or quality of being hot)

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vedro (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin veterus, from Latin vetus (old).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vedro m (plural vedros)

  1. communal lands, usually bushland, eventually planted with wheat or rye.
    • 1410, J. García Oro (ed.), Viveiro en los siglos XIV y XV. La Colección Diplomática de Santo Domingo de Viveiro. in "Estudios Mindonienses",page 66:
      todos los bees e herdamentos e arbores e bouças e vedros e herança que ficou de Johan Franco
      every possession, inheritance and trees and uncultivated lands and vedros and heritages of Xoán Franco
    Synonyms: cachada, estivada, roza, senra
  2. (archaic) the old times.
    • 1289, Antonio López Ferreiro (ed.), Fueros municipales de Santiago y de su tierra. Madrid: Ediciones Castilla. page 113:
      asy commo fuy acostumado de vedro
      as it was customary in the old times

AdjectiveEdit

vedro m (feminine singular vedra, masculine plural vedros, feminine plural vedras)

  1. (archaic) old
    • 1273, Miguel Romaní (ed.), La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310). 3 vols. Santiago: Tórculo Edicións (1989, 1989, 1993), page 1158:
      assi conmo e usado de vedro tenpo.
      as it is used since the old times.
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Tratado de Albeitaria. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 131:
      pisa moy ben todo con exulla uedra de porco et faz ende hũa masa et coze todo con uyno, meyxeo ameude ataa que se coza ben
      pound it carefully with old pork lard and make a dough with it and boil everything in wine, stir it frequently till it is well cooked
    Synonym: vello

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • vedro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • vedro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • vedro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • vedro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *vědro.

NounEdit

vèdro n (Cyrillic spelling вѐдро)

  1. bucket, pail
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

vedro

  1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular of vedar

Etymology 3Edit

From Proto-Slavic *vedro.

AdverbEdit

vȅdro (Cyrillic spelling ве̏дро)

  1. sunnily, brightly
  2. cheerfully, light-heartedly

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vědro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vedro n (genitive singular vedra, nominative plural vedrá, genitive plural vedier, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. bucket

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • vedro in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SloveneEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *vědro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

védro n

  1. bucket
InflectionEdit
Neuter, hard
nom. sing. vêdro
gen. sing. vêdra
singular dual plural
nominative vêdro vêdri vêdra
accusative vêdro vêdri vêdra
genitive vêdra vêder vêder
dative vêdru vêdroma vêdrom
locative vêdru vêdrih vêdrih
instrumental vêdrom vêdroma vêdri

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *vedro.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

védro (comparative vedrêjše, superlative nȁjvedrêjše)

  1. clear, sunny, fair (of weather)
  2. light-heartedly, cheerfully (of mood or temper)

Further readingEdit

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