kreska

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See also: kreską

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Verb[edit]

kreska (past kreskad, active participle kreskant, passive participle kreskat)

  1. to grow

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɛ.ska/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kreska f (diminutive kreseczka, augmentative krecha)

  1. a straight line (a continuous mark)
  2. (orthography): a diacritic closely resembling an acute accent.

Usage notes[edit]

The kreska is used in Polish writing to indicate consonants that have been “softened” (palatalized). It appears in consonants ć, ń, ś, ź. The vowel ó also features the kreska.

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