Czech

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Wiktionary
Czech edition of Wiktionary

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (abbreviation): Cz.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Polish Czech, from Czech Čech.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: chĕk, IPA(key): /tʃɛk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛk
  • Homophones: check, cheque

Adjective[edit]

Czech (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Czechia or the Czech people, culture, or language.
    • 2012 June 28, Jamie Jackson, “Wimbledon 2012: Lukas Rosol shocked by miracle win over Rafael Nadal”, in the Guardian[1]:
      A big beast of the men's field was put through the mangle then dumped out of Wimbledon as Rafael Nadal fell at around 10.06pm to Lukas Rosol, a Czech debutant who will never forget this Thursday evening in south-west London.

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Czech (countable and uncountable, plural Czechs)

  1. (countable) A person from the Czech Republic (Czechia) or of Czech descent.
  2. (uncountable) A Slavic language primarily spoken in the Czech Republic.

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Czech m (feminine Czeszka)

  1. Czech man
  2. Bohemian man

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Czech m pers, f

  1. A masculine surname​.
  2. A feminine surname​.

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Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.

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Czech pl

  1. genitive of Czechy

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Further reading[edit]

  • Czech in Polish dictionaries at PWN