Polka

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Czech, Slovak and Polish Polka.

Proper noun[edit]

Polka (plural Polkas)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Polka is the 35345th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 637 individuals. Polka is most common among White (95.13%) individuals.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Polák +‎ -ka

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpolka/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -olka

Noun[edit]

Polka f (masculine Polák)

  1. female Pole (female Polish person)

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • Polka in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Polka in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Polka f (genitive Polka, plural Polkas)

  1. polka (genre of dance and music)

Further reading[edit]

  • Polka” in Duden online

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

Polka f

  1. Superseded spelling of Pólka.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Polak +‎ -ka.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Polka f (diminutive Poleczka, masculine Polak)

  1. Polish woman

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Polka in Polish dictionaries at PWN