góra

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See also: gora, goră, göra, górą, gor'a, and Góra

Kalasha[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit गौर (gaura).

Adjective[edit]

góra

  1. white

Noun[edit]

góra

  1. white

Kashubian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH-.

Noun[edit]

góra f

  1. mountain

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH- (mountain) (compare Ancient Greek Βορέας (Boréas, the north, the area beyond the mountains)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɨra/, /ˈɡɛra/, /ˈɡʊra/

Noun[edit]

góra f (diminutive górka)

  1. mountain (large mass of earth and rock)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • góra in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • góra¹ in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡu.ra/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

góra f

  1. mountain
    Klasztor znajdował się na szczycie wysokiej góry.The monastery was situated on the top of a high mountain.
  2. top
    Góra strony powinna być pusta.The top of the page should be empty.
  3. (colloquial) higher-ups
    Nie pomogę wam w tym projekcie, dopóki góra go nie przyklepie.I won't help you with this project until the higher-ups sign off on it.

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Adverb[edit]

  1. at most
    Skończę za dwa, góra trzy dni.
    I'll finish in two, three days at most.

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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