Mini Dictionary
ENGLISH SERBIAN PRONUNCIATION
COMMUNICATION KOMUNIKACIJA koh-moo-nee-kat-see-ya
yes da dah
no ne neh
maybe možda mozh-dah (zh like pleaSUre)
thanks hvala hvah-lah (h like loCH)
excuse me izvinite eez-vee-nee-teh
please molim vas moh-leem vas
I don’t understand ne razumem neh rah-zoo-mem
Sir/Mister gospodin goh-spoh-din
lady/Mrs gospođa goh-spoh-jah
young lady/Miss gospođica goh-spoh-jee-tsa
friend prijatelj pree-yah-tely (ly like ll in million)
hi zdravo zdrah-voh
good morning dobro jutro doh-broh yoo-troh
good afternoon dobar dan doh-bar dahn
goodbye doviđenja doh-vee-jehn-yah
good night laku noć lahk-oo noh-tch (tch like t in tube)
what? šta? shtah
when? kada? kah-dah
why? zašto? zah-shtoh
where? gde? gdeh
How are you? kako ste? kah-koh steh
I’m well, thank you! dobro sam, hvala! doh-broh sahm hvah-lah
Pleased to meet you drago mi je drah-goh mee yeh
See you vidimo se vee-dee-moh seh
It’s OK u redu je oo reh-doo yeh
I am… ja sam… jah sahm
What is your name? kako se zovete? kah-koh seh zoh-veh-teh
What is the time? koliko je sati? koh-lee-koh yeh sah-tee
Where are you from? odakle ste? oh-dah-kleh steh
SHOPPING KUPOVINA KOO-POH-VEE-NAH
How much does this cost? koliko ovo košta? koh-lee-koh oh-voh koh-shtah
Do you have…? imate li… ee-mah-teh lee
Give me… dajte mi… dai-teh mee
I’m just browsing samo gledam sah-moh gleh-dahm
I would like voleo (female, volela) bih… voh-leh-oh beeh (final h like -ch in loch)
Do you accept cards? primate li kartice? pree-mah-teh lee kar-tee-tseh
When do you close? dokle radite? doh-kleh rah-dee-teh
expensive skupo skoo-poh
cheap jeftino yehf-teen-oh
size veličina veh-lee-chee-nah
colour boja boy-ah
white belo beh-loh
black crno tsehr-noh
red crveno tsehr-vehr-noh
yellow žuto zhoo-toh
blue plavo plah-voh
green zeleno zeh-leh-noh
grey sivo see-voh
large veliko veh-lee-koh
small malo mah-loh
good dobro doh-broh
bad loše loh-sheh
light svetlo sveh-tloh
dark tamno tahm-noh
wide široko shee-roh-koh
tight tesno teh-snoh
bank banka bahn-kah
cash machine bankomat bahn-koh-maht
exchange office menjačnica mehn-yahch-nee-tsah
Discount popust poh-poost
Money novac noh-vahts
TRANSPORT SAOBRAĆAJ SAOW-BRACH-EYE
aeroplane avion ah-vee-ohn
bus autobus aow-toh-boos
car automobil aow-toh-moh-beel
train voz vohz
boat brod brohd
tram tramvaj tram-vai
bicycle bicikl bee-tsee-kehl
ticket karta kar-tah
two tickets dve karte dveh kar-teh
return ticket povratna karta poh-vraht-nah kar-tah
airport aerodrom ai-eh-roh-drohm
bus station autobuska stanica aow-toh-boo-skah stah-nee-tsah
railway station železnička stanica zheh-lehz-neech-kha stah-nee-tsah
petrol station benzinska stanica behn-zeen-skah stah-nee-tsah
street ulica oo-lee-tsah
road put poot
bridge most mohst
river reka reh-ka
village selo seh-loh
town/city grad grahd
mountain planina plah-neen-ah
SPATIAL PROSTOR PROH-STOR
here ovde ohv-deh
there tamo tah-moh
left levo leh-voh
right desno deh-snoh
up gore goh-reh
down dole doh-leh
forward napred nah-prehd
back(ward) nazad nah-zahd
straight pravo prah-voh
near blizu blee-zoo
far daleko dah-leh-koh
hot vruće vroo-tcheh
cold hladno hlad-noh
east istok ee-stohk
west zapad zah-pahd
north sever seh-vehr
south jug yoog
NUMBERS BROJEVI BROH-YEH-VEE
one jedan jeh-dan
two dva dvah
three tri tree
four četiri cheh-tee-ree
five pet peht
six šest shehst
seven sedam seh-dahm
eight osam oh-sahm
nine devet deh-veht
ten deset deh-seht
eleven jedanaest jeh-dahn-ai-ehst
twelve dvanaest dvah-nai-ehst
thirteen trinaest tree-nai-ehst
fourteen četrnaest cheh-tehr-nai-ehst
fifteen petnaest peht-nai-ehst
sixteen šestnaest shehst-nai-ehst
seventeen sedamnaest seh-dahm-nai-ehst
eighteen osamnaest oh-sahm-nai-ehst
nineteen devetnaest deh-vet-nai-ehst
twenty dvadeset dvah-deh-seht
twenty-one dvadest i jedan dvah-deh-seht ee jeh-dahn
thirty trideset tree-deh-seht
forty četrdeset cheh-tehr-deh-seht
fifty pedeset peh-deh-seht
sixty šezdeset shez-deh-seht
seventy sedamdeset seh-dahm-deh-seht
eighty osamdeset oh-sahm-deh-seht
ninty devedeset deh-veht-deh-seht
hunreed sto stoh
two hundred dvesta dveh-stah
three hundred trista tree-stah
four hundred četristo cheh-tehr-stoh
five hundred petsto peht-stoh
six hundred šeststo sheh-stoh
seven hundred sedamsto seh-dahm-stoh
eight hundred osamsto oh-sahm-stoh
nine hundred devetsto deh-veht-stoh
thousand hiljadu heel-yah-doo
two thousand dve hiljade dveh-heel-ya-deh
three thousand tri hiljade tree-heel-yah-deh
four thousand četiri hiljade cheh-tee-ree heel-yah-deh
five thousand pet hiljada peht heel-yah-dah
six thousand šest hiljada shehst heel-yah-dah
seven thousand sedam hiljada seh-dahm heel-yah-dah
eight thousand osam hiljada oh-sahm heel-yah-dah
nine thousand devet hiljada deh-veht heel-yah-dah
ten thousand deset hiljada deh-seht heel-yah-dah
million milion meel-ee-ohn
TIME VREME VREH-MEH
morning jutro yoo-troh
noon podne poh-dneh
afternoon popodne poh-poh-dneh
evening veče veh-cheh
night noć notch
yesterday juče yoo-cheh
today danas dah-nahs
tomorrow sutra soo-trah
now sada sah-dah
before pre preh
after posle poh-sleh
minute minut mee-noot
hour sat saht
half an hour pola sata poh-lah sah-tah
day dan dahn
week sedmica sehd-mee-tsah
month mesec meh-sets
year godina goh-dee-nah
century vek vehk
Monday ponedeljak poh-neh-del-yahk
Tuesday utorak oo-toh-rahk
Wednesday sreda sreh-dah
Thursday četvrtak cheht-vehr-tahk
Friday petak peh-tahk
Saturday subota soo-boh-tah
Sunday nedelja neh-del-yah
Spring proleće proh-letch-eh
Summer leto leh-toh
Autumn jesen yeh-sehn
Winter zima zee-mah
RESTAURANT RESTORAN REH-STOH-RAHN
menu jelovnik jeh-lohv-neek
drinks menu karta pića kar-tah pee-tchah
glass čaša cha-shah
bottle flaša flah-shah
knife nož nozh
fork viljuška veel-yoo-shkah
spoon kašika kah-shee-kah
plate tanjir tan-yeer (ny like n in onion)
table sto stoh
chair stolica stoh-lee-tsah
breakfast doručak doh-roo-chahk
lunch ručak roo-chahk
dinner večera veh-cheh-rah
main dish glavno jelo glah-vnoh yeh-loh
starter pređelo prehd-yeh-loh
salad salata sah-lah-tah
drink piće pee-tcheh
dessert desert deh-sehrt
sweet slatko slaht-koh
salty slano slahn-oh
vinegar sirće seer-tcheh
oil ulje ul-yeh
salt so soh
pepper biber bee-behr
grilled na žaru nah zhah-roo
roasted pečeno peh-chehn-oh
fried prženo pehr-zhehn-oh
cooked kuvano koo-vah-noh
bread hleb hlehb
cheese sir seer
soup supa soo-pah
broth čorba chohr-bah
meat meso meh-soh
pork svinjetina sveen-yeh-teen-ah
veal teletina teh-leh-teen-ah
lamb jagnjetina jahg-nyeh-teen-ah
chicken piletina pee-leh-teen-ah
fish riba ree-bah
burger (beef, pork or lamb) pljeskavica plyeh-skah-vee-tsah
grilled mince sausages čevapčići cheh-vahp-chee-tchee
sausage kobasica koh-bah-see-tsah
steak biftek beef-tehk
ham šunka shoon-kah
rice pirinač pee-ree-nach
potato krompir krohm-peer
onion luk look
garlic beli luk beh-lee look
mushrooms pečurke peh-choor-keh
butter puter poo-tehr
sugar šećer shehtch-ehr
honey med mehd
egg jaja yai-yah
cabbage kupus koo-poos
tomato paradajz pah-rah-daiz
beans pasulj pah-sooly (ly like ll in million)
carrot šargarepa shahr-gah-reh-pah
pie pita pee-tah
ice cream sladoled slah-doh-lehd
cake kolač koh-lach
pancake palačinka pah-lah-cheen-kah
water voda voh-dah
mineral water mineralna voda mee-neh-rahl-nah voh-da
coffee kafa kah-fah
tea čaj chai
wine vino vee-noh
white wine belo vino beh-loh vee-noh
red wine crno vino cehr-noh vee-noh
beer pivo pee-voh
serbian brandy rakija rah-kee-ah
milk mleko mleh-koh
juice sok sohk
fruit voće voh-tcheh
vegetables povrće poh-vehr-tcheh
local/home-made domaće doh-mah-tcheh
The bill, please račun molim rah-choon moh-leem
One more round još jednu turu yosh yehd-noo too-roo
HEALTH ZDRAVLJE ZDRAHV-LYEH
pharmacy apoteka ah-poh-teh-kah
doctor lekar leh-kar
dentist zubar zoo-bar
hospital bolnica bohl-nee-tsah
eye oko oh-koh
head glava glah-vah
ear uvo oo-voh
mouth usta oo-stah
tooth zub zoob
chest grudi groo-dee
heart srce sehr-tseh
back leđa leh-jah
stomach stomak stoh-mahk
cough kašalj kah-shah-ly (ly like ll in million)
cold nazeb nah-zehb
allergy alergija ah-lehr-gee-ah
fever groznica grohz-nee-tsah
infection infekcija een-fehk-tsee-yah
injury povreda poh-vreh-dah
accident nesreća neh-sreh-tchah
pain bol bohl
medicine lek lehk
SIGNS OZNAKE OH-ZNAH-KEH
Information informacije een-fohr-mah-tsee-yah
Forbidden zabranjeno zah-brah-nyen-oh
Open otvoreno oht-voh-rehn-oh
Closed zatvoreno zaht-voh-rehn-oh
Entrance ulaz oo-lahz
Exit izlaz eez-lahz
Toilet toalet toh-ah-leht
Male muški moosh-kee
Female ženski zhehn-skee
Danger opasnost oh-pahs-nohst
Departure polazak poh-lah-zahk
Arrival dolazak doh-lah-zahk
Smoking forbidden zabranjeno pušenje zah-brah-nyen-oh poo-shehn-yeh