macierz

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Old Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

macierz f

  1. mother
    Synonyms: macica, maciora, mać

Descendants[edit]

  • Polish: macierz

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish macierz (mother), from Proto-Slavic *màti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *mā́ˀtē, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr. Doublet of mutra (nut for a bolt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈma.t͡ɕɛʂ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -at͡ɕɛʂ
  • Syllabification: ma‧cierz

Noun[edit]

macierz f

  1. matrix (notion in mathematics)
  2. matrix (part of the mitochondrion)
  3. (dated or literary) motherland, country of origin
  4. (Cieszyn Silesia) mother
    Synonym: matka

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjectives

Further reading[edit]

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