mąż

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See also: maz and máz

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mǫžь, from Proto-Indo-European *mon-g- (whence also with English man).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mąż m

  1. husband
  2. (poetic) man (male human being)

Usage notes[edit]

The sense of "male human being" carries connotations of bravery, honour or responsibility; in other words, the stereotypical quality of "manliness".

Declension[edit]

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External links[edit]

  • mąż” in Polish dictionaries at PWN