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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zъvati.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zʋâti/
  • Hyphenation: zva‧ti

VerbEdit

zvȁti impf (Cyrillic spelling зва̏ти)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, reflexive) to call
    Kako se zoveš? Zovem se Petar.What is your name? My name is Peter. (literally, “What do you call yourself? I call myself Peter.”)
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to summon
  3. (transitive, intransitive) to call, to invite (for a visit, wedding, guest etc.)
    zvati na telefon
    to call on the phone
  4. (transitive, intransitive, colloquial) to decide, to call

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SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zъvati.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

zváti impf

  1. to call
  2. to call, to name

InflectionEdit

infinitive zváti
1st singular zóvem
infinitive zváti zvȁt
supine zvȃt
verbal noun zvānje
participle converb
present
past zván
l-participle masculine feminine neuter
singular zvȃł zvála zvȃlo
dual zvȃla zvȃli zvȃli
plural zvȃli zvȃle zvȃla
present imperative
1st singular zóvem
2nd singular zóveš zóvi
3rd singular zóve
1st dual zóveva zovȋva
2nd dual zóveta zovȋta
3rd dual zóveta
1st plural zóvemo zovȋmo
2nd plural zóvete zovȋte
3rd plural zóvejo

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