cześć

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See also: część

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *čьstь (honour), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷit-tis. Cognate with Sanskrit चित्ति (citti, thinking, understanding) and Avestan 𐬗𐬌𐬯𐬙𐬌- (cisti-, consciousness). Compare Czech čest, Ukrainian and Russian честь (čestʹ), Serbo-Croatian and Slovene čast, Belarusian чэсць (čescʹ), Slovak česť, Bulgarian чест (čest).

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Interjection[edit]

cześć

  1. (informal) hi; hello
    Cześć, chcesz coś zjeść?
    Hi, want something to eat?
  2. (informal) bye

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Noun[edit]

cześć f

  1. reverence, honour

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