brać

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See also: brac, BRAC, brač, Brač, and braç

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /brat͡ɕ/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

brać f

  1. (dated) company; band (group of people associating with each other)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bьrati (stem *ber-), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer-, whence English bear.

Verb[edit]

brać impf (perfective wziąć)

  1. (transitive) to take (to grab with the hands)
  2. (transitive) to take (to ingest medicine)
  3. (transitive, slang) to take psychoactive drugs
  4. (transitive, slang) to do; to have sex
  5. (transitive, fishing) to bite; to take the bait
  6. (reflexive) to start an activity
    Bierz się do roboty!Get to work!
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Further reading[edit]

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