żyto

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See also: Żyto and žyto

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʐɨ.tɔ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɨtɔ
  • Syllabification: ży‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *žìto (grain, corn), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *geiˀta, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeyh₃-to-m, from *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

Noun[edit]

żyto n

  1. rye (grain)
  2. rye (any plant of the genus Secale)
  3. Synonym of żytniówka.
Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

nouns
adjective

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

żyto

  1. (rare) impersonal past of żyć

Further reading[edit]

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