Police

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See also: police, poliçe, and policé

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French police, from Italian polizza. Doublet of Polizze.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /poˈliːsə/, /poˈliːs/
  • (Switzerland) IPA(key): /ˈpolisə/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Police f (genitive Police, plural Policen)

  1. insurance policy
    Synonyms: Versicherungsschein, Polizze

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Police” in Duden online
  • Police” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Police f (uncountable)

  1. police

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl
Police

Etymology[edit]

From German Pölitz.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Police nvir pl

  1. Police (a town in West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective
nouns

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kazimierz Rymut, Urszula Bijak, Barbara Czopek-Kopciuch, editors (2013), “Police”, in Nazwy miejscowe Polski: historia, pochodzenie, zmiany (in Polish), volume 9, Kraków: Wydawnictwo Instytutu Języka Polskiego PAN, →ISBN, page 112

Further reading[edit]

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