świat

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See also: swiat, świąt, and Świat

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish świat, from Proto-Slavic *svě̑tъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *śwaitas, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwoyt-ó-s, from the root *ḱweyt- (to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɕfjat/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -at
  • Syllabification: świat

Noun[edit]

świat m inan (diminutive światek)

  1. world

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Further reading[edit]

  • świat in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • świat in Polish dictionaries at PWN