What does 'nasdrovia' mean?

Question:I don't think I'm spelling it right, but my uncle used to say 'Nasdrovia!' as a toast before we'd clink glasses, in the manner of Americans saying 'Cheers!'. a) What does it mean when translated? b) What is the linguistic origin of the word? c) What is the correct spelling?

It's Ukrainian for "to your health". It's too separate words - na zdorovya! Sorry, have no clue how to put the Cyrillic letters on here!
I used to live in Bulgaria and they say this as as toast or "cheers" before drinking. They use a different script, but phonetically it was said more like "nastrahvia", with the stress emphasis on the "ah" part. My guess is the Russians might say it too as there are a lot of similarities, but I am not sure on that part.
It is Russian for cheers. Correct spelling is приветствия

This article contents is post by this website user, EduQnA.com doesn't promise its accuracy.

More Questions & Answers...
  • What does "the buyers will not be removing subject conditions" mean?
  • Which of the two sentences is right?
  • Whats the purpose for washing behind your ears??
  • Do you know a website that delivers synonyms of words??
  • What is the line "You shall not grow old as others do" from?
  • What does imao mean?
  • What is a translater?
  • Do you like this poem?
  • What does this mean? すごいねぇ!うらやましいよぉ。ところで日本語わかる??
  • Mine or mines?
  • Copyright 2006-2012 EduQnA.com All Rights Reserved.