żona

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See also: zona, zóna, zonă, žona, żoną, and zoną

Kashubian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *génāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun[edit]

żona f

  1. (rare) wife

Old Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *génāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn, whence English queen and gyno-.

Noun[edit]

żona f

  1. woman
  2. wife

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Polish: żona f

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish żona, from Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *génāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn, whence English queen and gyno-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʐɔ.na/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔna
  • Syllabification: żo‧na

Noun[edit]

żona f

  1. wife
  2. (obsolete) woman

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjectives
adverb
nouns

Related terms[edit]

verbs

Further reading[edit]

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