apteka

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See also: apteką

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish apoteka, borrowed Latin apothēca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, repository).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /apˈtɛ.ka/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛka
  • Syllabification: ap‧te‧ka

Noun[edit]

apteka f

  1. (medicine) pharmacy (place where prescription drugs are dispensed)
    Tata kupił wczoraj leki w aptece.Dad bought medicine yesterday at the pharmacy

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

adjectives
adverbs
nouns

Descendants[edit]

  • Belarusian: аптэка (apteka)
  • Bulgarian: аптека (apteka)
  • Macedonian: аптека (apteka)
  • Russian: аптека (apteka) (see there for further descendants)
  • Ukrainian: аптека (apteka)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927), “apteka”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego [Etymological Dictionary of the Polish Language] (in Polish), Warsaw: Wiedza Powszechna, published 1985

Further reading[edit]

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

Uzbek[edit]

Uzbek Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Russian апте́ка (aptéka), from Polish apteka, from Latin apothēca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, repository).

Noun[edit]

apteka (plural aptekalar)

  1. (medicine) pharmacy
    Synonym: dorixona

Declension[edit]