Serbo-Croat


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Serbo-Croat

or

Serbo-Croatian

n
(Languages) Also called: Croato-Serb a former name for the Serbian and Croatian languages considered together as branches of the same language, belonging to the South Slavonic branch of the Indo-European family. Serbian is usually written in the Cyrillic alphabet, Croatian in Roman
adj
(Languages) of or relating to this language
Usage: See at Bosnian
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Serbo-Croat - the Slavic language of the Serbs and Croats; the Serbian dialect is usually written in the Cyrillic alphabet and the Croatian dialect is usually written in the Roman alphabet
Slavic, Slavic language, Slavonic, Slavonic language - a branch of the Indo-European family of languages
Translations

Serbo-Croat

[ˈsɜːbəʊˈkrəʊæt] Serbo-Croatian [ˈsɜːbəʊkrəʊˈeɪʃən]
A. ADJserbocroata
B. N
1. (= person) → serbocroata mf
2. (Ling) → serbocroata m

Serbo-Croat

[ˌsɜːrʊˈkrəʊæt] n (= language) → serbo-croate m

Serbo-Croat

n
(Ling) → Serbokroatisch nt
the Serbo-Croats pl (= people)die Serben und Kroaten

Serbo-Croat

[ˈsɜːbəʊˈkrəʊæt] n (language) → serbocroato
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With the rise of Hitler, Butler, who spoke Serbo-Croat, worked closely with the Quakers to get dozens of Jews out of Vienna before they were rounded up by the Nazis.
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O'Brien graduated from London University with a degree in Serbo-Croat with Eastern European studies.
Hollywood megastar Jolie s first film as director "In the Land of Blood and Honey," set in Bosnia-Hercegovina, was also on the foreign language shortlist as it was and shot bilingually in English and Serbo-Croat.
Destroyed Tomic, who was born in Germany to Croatian and Bosnian parents and can converse with Djokovic in Serbo-Croat, said: "Novak is a champion, one of the nicest guys on the tour.
Drawing on a lifetime of experience living and studying in Egypt, Syria and the Balkans, the author - who is proficient in Arabic, Turkish, and Serbo-Croat - has produced an intimate portrait of the living practices of certain Sufi orders.
After all, the probe carries a long playing disc, in the event it encounters aliens, that has greetings in 55 languages (just in case they speak Serbo-Croat or Welsh) and provides a history of our planet.