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Serbian Vocabulary

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a
and, but
adresa
address
advokat
lawyer
Ah!
Oh!
ako
if
ali
but
amo
hither
april
April
automobil
motor car
avgust
August
avion
aeroplane
baba
old woman, granny
bacati
to throw, throw away
baciti
to throw, throw away
balkon
balcony
baš
just, exactly
bašta
garden
beleg
mark, sign
beo, bela
white
Beograd
Belgrade
Beograđanin
native of Belgrade
berberin
barber
besan, besna
furious
bez
without
biblioteka
library
bife
buffet
biftek
steak
bioskop
cinema
birati
to choose
biti
to be
bivši
former, past
blag
mild, gentle
bled
pale
blizak, bliska
near, close
blizu
near
Bog
God
bogat, bogata
rich
boja
colour
bojati se
to fear
bol
pain
bolestan, bolesna
ill
boleti
to hurt, ache
bolji
better
bomba
bomb
borba
struggle, fight
Božić
Christmas
brat
brother
brdo, breg
hill
breskva
peach
brijati se
to shave
brinuti se
to be anxious
brod
ship
brz
quick
brzo
quickly
brže
more quickly
brži
quicker
bubreg
kidney
budala
fool
carinik
customs officer
ceo, cela
whole
Ciganin
gipsy
cigareta
cigarette
cipela
shoe
crkva
church
crn
black
crven
red
crvenkast
reddish
cvet
flower
čaj
tea
čarapa
stocking, sock
čas
moment, hour, lesson
čaša
glass
čeh
a Czech
ček
cheque
čekaonica
waiting-room
čekati
to wait
čekić
hammer
čest
dense, frequent
čestitka
greeting card
često
often
četvrt
quarter
četvrtak
Thursday
čiji, čija
whose
čim
as soon as
činiti
to do
činovnik
official, clerk
čitalac
reader
čitati
to read
članak
article
čovek
man
čudan, čudna
strange
čuditi se
to be surprised
čuti
to hear
čvrst
firm, hard
ćutati
to be silent
da
yes
da
that
dakle
so, well then
dalek
distant
daleko
far away
da li
whether
dalje
farther
Dalmacija
Dalmatia
dan
day
danas
today
danju
by day
dati
to give
datum
date
davati
to give
debeo, debela
thick, fat
decembar
December
deo
part
desni
right-hand
dete
child
devojka
girl
dignuti
to raise
dinar
Serbian coin
divan, divna
lovely
divan
couch
diviti se
to admire, wonder at
dizati
to raise
dlan
palm of hand
dnevno
daily
dno
bottom, end
do
to, as far as, until, beside
doba
time, period
dobar, dobro
good
dobiti
to get
dobro
well
dockan
late
docnije
later
dočekati
to wait for
doći
to come
dodatek
supplement
događati se
to happen
dogoditi se
to happen
dok
while
dok ne
until
dolaziti
to come
doneti
to bring
donositi se
to bring
dopadati se
to be pleasing
dopasti se
to be pleasing
dopisnica
postcard
dopuštati se
to allow
dopustiti
to allow
doručak
breakfast
dosadan, dosadna
boring
doskora
soon
dosta
enough, fairly
do viđenja
goodbye
dovoljno
enough
drag
dear
drug, drugarica
companion
drugi
other, another, second
društvo
company, society
drvo
tree
državni
belonging to the state
dubok
sleep
dućan
shop
dug
long
dugačak, dugačka
long
dugme
button
dugo
for a long time
duh
spirit
dužnost
duty
dvoje
a couple
dvojica
a couple (of men)
džep
pocket
đak
schoolboy, student
Engleska
England
engleski
English
Engleskinja
Englishwoman
Englez
Englishman
eno
there is, are
eto
there (here) is, are
evo
here is, are
februar
February
fijoka
drawer
fini
fine, splendid
francuski
French
Francuškina
Frenchwoman
Francuz
Frenchman
funta
pound
galama
noise, din
gazda
proprietor
gazdarica
proprietress
gde
where
gladak, glatka
smooth
gladan, gladna
hungry
glas
voice
glasno
loudly
glava
head
gledati
to watch, look at
glumac
actor
glumica
actress
gluv
deaf
gluvonem
deaf and dumb
godina
year
gori
worse
gore
above
goreti
to be burning
gospodin
Mr., gentleman
gospodski
in a gentlemanly fashion
gospođa
Mrs., lady
gospođica
Miss, young woman
gost
guest
gostionica
inn
gotov
ready, finished
govoriti
to speak
grad
city
građanin
citizen
grana
branch
granica
frontier
grbača
spine
grub
coarse, rough
grudi
chest, breast
gust
thick, dense
hajdemo!
let's go!
haljina
dress, garment
hartija
paper
hitan, hitna
urgent
haldan, hladna
cold
hleb
bread
hodnik
corridor
hotel
hotel
hrabar, hrabra
brave
hrabrost
courage
hrana
food
Hrvat
Croat
Hrvatska
Croatia
hrvastski
Croatian
hteti
to wish, want
hvala
thanks
hvaliti
to praise
i
and, too
iako
although
ići
to go
idući
the next, the coming
igla
needle
igračka
toy
ikad
ever
ili
or
imati
to have
ime
name
imenik
directory
imenovati
to elect
inače
otherwise
inostranstvo
abroad
inteligentan, inteligentna
intelligent
iskusan, iskusna
experienced
ispod
under, from under
ispratiti
to accompany, see off
ispričati
to relate
isterati
to drive out
isti
the same
istina
truth
iz
out of
izabrati
to choose
izbrojati
to count out
izgled
appearance
izgledati
to appear, seem
izgoreti
to burn out
izgovoriti
to pronounce
izgubiti
to lose
iziči
(pf.) to go out
izlaziti
(ipf.) to go out
izleteti
to fly out
izlog
display
između
between
iznenaditi
(pf.) to surprise
izvaditi
(pf.) to draw out
izviniti
(pf.) to excuse
izvući
to pull out, draw out
ja
I
jabuka
apple, apple tree
jagnje
lamb
jak
strong
januar
January
jasan, jasna
clear
jasno
clearly
jastuk
cushion, pillow
jedan, jedna
one
jedva
scarcely
jeftin
cheap
jelo
food
jelovnik
menu
jer
because
jesti
(ipf.) to eat
jezero
lake
jezik
language, tongue
još
still, yet
još jedan
one more
juče
yesterday
jul
July
jun
June
junak
hero
juriti
(ipf.) to hasten
jurnuti
(pf.) to dash
jutro
this morning
k, ka
towards
kad, kada
when
kafa
coffee
kafana
cafe
kafanski
belonging to a cafe
kajati se
(ipf.) to repent, regret
kakav, kakva
what kind of, what a...
kako
how
kamen
stone, rock
kancelarija
office
kao
as
kao da
as if
kapak
shutter
kaput
coat
karta
card, ticket, map
kasno
late
kašika
spoon
kašičica
teaspoon
kazati
(ipf.) to say
kazniti
(pf.) to punish
kćerka
daughter
kći
daughter
kelner
writer
kilogram
kilogram
klasa
class
klima
climate
klupa
bench, seat
klujč
key
knez
prince
knjiga
book
književnost
literature
ko
who
kod
at the home of, close to
kod kuće
at home
kofer
suitcase
kogod
someone
koji
who, which
kola
car, cart
koleno
knee
koliko
how much, how many
kolovoz
August
komad
piece
komedija
comedy
konac
thread
končić
little thread
koncerat
concert
kondukter
guard, conductor
konzul
consul
konj
horse
koral
coral
koristan, korisna
useful
kosa
hair
kost
bone
koštati
(ipf.) to cost
kovčeg
box, chest
koverat
envelope
kraj
near, beside
kraj
end, extremity
kralj
king
krasti
(ipf.) to steal
kratak, kratka
short
krenuti
(pf.) to start of
krevet
bed
kriv
crooked, guilty
krov
roof
kroz
through
krut
stiff, rigid
kucati
(ipf.) to knock, tap
kuća
house
kućica
cottage
kuda
whither, where to
kuhinja
kitchen
kupati (se)
(ipf.) to bathe
kupatilo
bathroom
kupe
compartment in train
kupiti
(pf.) to buy
kupovati
(ipf.) to buy
kutija
box
kuvati
(ipf.) to cook
lak
light, easy
leći
(pf.) to lie down
led
ice
leđa
back
legati
(ipf.) to be in the act of lying down, to lie down
lekar
doctor
lep
beautiful, nice, pretty
leti
in summer
leto
summer
levi
left-hand
ležati
(ipf.) to lie, to be in a lying position
lice
face
ličan, lična
personal
ličnost
personality, personage
lipanj
June
list
leaf, sheet of paper, newspaper
listopad
October
litar
litre
liti
(ipf.) to pour
loš
bad
lud
mad
ljubav
love
ljubazan, ljubazna
amiable
ljudi
people, men
ljut
keen, hot, angry
mačka
cat
magla
fog
mahom
instantly
maj
May
majka
mother
malen
small
mali
small
malo
little
manje
less
manji
smaller
marama
scarf
marka
postage stamp
mariti za
(ipf.) to care about
mart
March
mašina
machine, typewriter
mati
mother
mazga
mule
med
honey
među
among
međutim
meanwhile, however
mek
soft
mesec
month, moon
meso
meat
mesto
place
metar
metre
metati
(ipf.) to put
metnuti
(pf.) to put
mi
we
milicajac
policeman
milo mu je
he is glad
milja
mile
ministar
minister
ministarstvo
ministry
mio, mila
dear
mir
peace
miran, mirna
peaceful, calm
misao
thought
misliti
(ipf.) to think
mlad
young
mnogi
many, many a
mnogo
much, many
moći
(ipf.) to be able
moguće
possible
moj
my, mine
molim
please
momak
young man
morati
(ipf.) to have to
more
sea
most
bridge
možda
perhaps, maybe
mračan, mračna
dark
mrak
darkness
mučiti
(ipf.) to torment
Muslimanka
Muslim woman
muzej
museum
muzika
music
muž
husband
na
on, on to
načiniti
(pf.) to make
nači
(pf.) to find
nad
over, above
naglas
aloud
naglo
suddenly
najmanje
least, at least
najzad
last, lastly
nakit
ornament
nalaziti
(ipf.) to find
naljutiti se
(pf.) to become angry
nameniti
(pf.) to assign
naočari
spectacles
napisati
(pf.) to write
napolju
outside
napraviti
(pf.) to make
napred
forward, come in
naprotiv
on the contrary
napustiti
(pf.) to abandon, leave
naravno
naturally, of course
naročito
specially
narodan, narodna
national
narodnost
nationality
naslikati
(pf.) to paint, take photo
naslov
title, heading
naš
our, ours
natrag
back
naučiti
(pf.) to learn, teach
navečer
in the evening
na vreme
in time, punctually
naviknuti
(pf.) to accustom
nazeb
cold, chill
nazvati
(pf.) to call, name
na žalost
unfortunately
ne
no, not
nebo
sky
nedelja
week, Sunday
negde
somewhere
nego
than, but
neko
somebody
neki
some, some sort of
nekoliko
some, several
nema
there is not, there are not
nemati
(ipf.) not to have
Nemačka
Germany
nemaguće
impossible
neočekivan, neočekivana
unexpected
nepoznat, nepoznata
unknown
neprijatelj
enemy
nešto
something
ni
not even
ni ... ni
neither ... nor
ničiji
nobody's
nigde
nowhere
nijedan, nijedna
not one, not a single
nikad
never
nikakav, nikakava
no kind of
niko
nobody
ništa
nothing
ništa ne mari
it doesn't matter
niz
down
nizak, niska
low
noć
night
noću
by night
noga
leg, foot
nos
nose
nositi
(ipf.) to carry, wear
nov
new
novac
money
novembar
November
novine
newspaper
nozdrva
nostril
nož
knife
nužan, nužna
necessary
njegov
his, its
njen, njezin
her, hers, its
njihov
their, theirs
o
on, about, concerning, against
obala
coast, shore
obećati
(pf.) to promise
obećavati
(ipf.) to promise
običaj
custom
obično
usually
objasniti
(pf.) to explain
objašnjenje
explanation
oboje
both
obojica
both (men)
obojiti
(pf.) to dye
oboriti
(pf.) to overthrow