kawka

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See also: kawką

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kavъka (jackdaw). Cognate with Upper Sorbian kawka, Polish kawka, Czech kavka, and Slovene kavka.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kawka f

  1. jackdaw (Coloeus monedula)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kawka 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.
  • kawka in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaf.ka/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kavъka (jackdaw).

Noun[edit]

kawka f

  1. jackdaw (corvid of the genus Coloeus)
    kawka zwyczajnawestern jackdaw (Coloeus monedula)
    kawka srokataDaurian jackdaw (Coloeus dauuricus)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From kawa +‎ -ka.

Noun[edit]

kawka f

  1. Diminutive of kawa (coffee).
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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