Adjectives in Croatian

Adjectives are a key part of any language. The Croatian adjectives listed below will help you learn common Croatian adjectives in no time. Together with other basic nouns and verbs, this will quickly allow you to express basic things in Croatian. For even more Croatian adjectives, take a look at our learning resources for Croatian at the end of the page.

Basic Adjectives in Croatian

heavy in Croatiantežak (težak, teška, teško, teški, teži, najteži)
light in Croatianlagan (lagan, lagana, lagano, lagani, laganiji, najlaganiji)
correct in Croatiantočan (točan, točna, točno, točni, točniji, najtočniji)
wrong in Croatianpogrešan (pogrešan, pogrešna, pogrešno, pogrešni, pogrešniji, najpogrešniji)
difficult in Croatiantežak (težak, teška, teško, teški, teži, najteži)
easy in Croatianlak (lak, laka, lako, laki, lakši, najlakši)
few in Croatianmalo (mali, mala, malo, mali, -, -)
many in Croatianmnogo (mnogo, mnoga, mnogo, mnogi, -, -)
new in Croatiannov (nov, nova, novo, novi, noviji, najnoviji)
old in Croatianstar (star, stara, staro, stari, stariji, najstariji)
slow in Croatianspor (spor, spora, sporo, spori, sporiji, najsporiji)
quick in Croatianbrz (brz, brza, brzo, brzi, brži, najbrži)
poor in Croatiansiromašan (siromašan, siromašna, siromašno, siromašni, siromašniji, najsiromašniji)
rich in Croatianbogat (bogat, bogata, bogato, bogati, bogatiji, najbogatiji)

Colours in Croatian

white in Croatianbijel (bijel, bijela, bijelo, bijeli, bjelji, najbjelji)
black in Croatiancrn (crn, crna, crno, crni, crnji, najcrnji)
grey in Croatiansiv (siv, siva, sivo, sivi, sivlji, najsivlji)
green in Croatianzelen (zelen, zelena, zeleno, zeleni, zeleniji, najzeleniji)
blue in Croatianplav (plav, plava, plavo, plavi, plavlji, najplavlji)
red in Croatiancrven (crven, crvena, crveno, crveni, crveniji, najcrveniji)
pink in Croatianružičast (ružičast, ružičasta, ružičasto, ružičasti, ružičastiji, najružičastiji)
orange in Croatiannarančast (narančast, narančasta, narančasto, narančasti, narančastiji, najnarančastiji)
purple in Croatianljubičast (ljubičast, ljubičasta, ljubičasto, ljubičasti, ljubičastiji, najljubičastiji)
yellow in Croatianžut (žut, žuta, žuto, žuti, žući, najžući)
brown in Croatiansmeđ (smeđ, smeđa, smeđe, smeđi, smeđiji, najsmeđiji)

Feelings in Croatian

good in Croatiandobar (dobar, dobra, dobro, dobri, bolji, najbolji)
bad in Croatianloš (loš, loša, loše, loši, lošiji, najlošiji)
weak in Croatianslab (slab, slaba, slabo, slabi, slabiji, najslabiji)
strong in Croatianjak (jak, jaka, jako, jaki, jači, najjači)
happy in Croatiansretan (sretan, sretna, sretno, sretni, sretniji, najsretniji)
sad in Croatiantužan (tužan, tužna, tužno, tužni, tužniji, najtužniji)
healthy in Croatianzdrav (zdrav, zdrava, zdravo, zdravi, zdraviji, najzdraviji)
sick in Croatianbolestan (bolestan, bolesna, bolesno, bolesni, bolesniji, najbolesniji)
hungry in Croatiangladan (gladan, gladna, gladno, gladni, gladniji, najgladniji)
thirsty in Croatianžedan (žedan, žedna, žedno, žedni, žedniji, najžedniji)
lonely in Croatianusamljen (usamljen, usamljena, usamljeno, usamljeni, usamljeniji, najusamljeniji)
tired in Croatianumoran (umoran, umorna, umorno, umorni, umorniji, najumorniji)

Space in Croatian

short in Croatiankratak (kratak, kratka, kratko, kratki, kraći, najkraći)
long in Croatiandug (dug, duga, dugo, dugi, duži, najduži)
small in Croatianmalen (malen, malena, maleno, maleni, manji, najmanji)
big in Croatianvelik (velik, velika, veliko, veliki, veći, najveći)
high in Croatianvisok (visok, visoka, visoko, visoki, viši, najviši)
low in Croatiannizak (nizak, niska, nisko, niski, niži, najniži)
steep in Croatianstrm (strm, strma, strmo, strmi, strmiji, najstrmiji)
flat in Croatianravan (ravan, ravna, ravno, ravni, ravniji, najravniji)
shallow in Croatianplitak (plitak, plitka, plitko, plitki, plići, najplići)
deep in Croatiandubok (dubok, duboka, duboko, duboki, dublji, najdublji)
narrow in Croatianuzak (uzak, uska, usko, uski, uži, najuži)
broad in Croatianširok (širok, široka, široko, široki, širi, najširi)

Other Important Adjectives in Croatian

cheap in Croatianjeftin (jeftin, jeftina, jeftino, jeftini, jeftiniji, najjeftiniji)
expensive in Croatianskup (skup, skupa, skupo, skupi, skuplji, najskuplji)
soft in Croatianmekan (mekan, mekana, mekano, mekani, mekaniji, najmekaniji)
hard in Croatiantvrd (tvrd, tvrda, tvrdo, tvrdi, tvrđi, najtvrđi)
empty in Croatianprazan (prazan, prazna, prazno, prazni, prazniji, najprazniji)
full in Croatianpun (pun, puna, puno, puni, puniji, najpuniji)
dirty in Croatianprljav (prljav, prljava, prljavo, prljavi, prljaviji, najprljaviji)
clean in Croatiančist (čist, čista, čisto, čisti, čišći, najčišći)
sweet in Croatiansladak (sladak, slatka, slatko, slatki, slađi, najslađi)
sour in Croatiankiseo (kiseo, kisela, kiselo, kiseli, kiseliji, najkiseliji)
young in Croatianmlad (mlad, mlada, mlado, mladi, mlađi, najmlađi)
old in Croatianstar (star, stara, staro, stari, stariji, najstariji)
cold in Croatianhladan (hladan, hladna, hladno, hladni, hladniji, najhladniji)
warm in Croatiantopao (topao, topla, toplo, topli, topliji, najtopliji)

Colours in Croatian

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