kozak

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See also: Kozak and kozák

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French cosaque, from Russian каза́к (kazák) and Ukrainian коза́к (kozák), from a Turkic word meaning “free man, wanderer”. Cognate with Kazakh.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: ko‧zak

Noun[edit]

kozak m (plural kozakken, diminutive kozakje n)

  1. Cossack

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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kozak

Etymology[edit]

From Ukrainian коза́к (kozák), from Old East Slavic козакъ (kozakŭ), from Turkic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kozak m pers (diminutive kozaczek, feminine kozaczka)

  1. Cossack (member of a Cossack military unit)
  2. (slang) badass (belligerent person)

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Noun[edit]

kozak m inan

  1. knee-high boot
  2. (obsolete) A fungus of the genus Leccinum.
    Synonym: koźlarz

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Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒzaːk/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧zak

Noun[edit]

kòzāk m (Cyrillic spelling ко̀за̄к)

  1. Cossack

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