mrówka

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See also: mrówką

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive form of mrowa, from Proto-Slavic *morvъ, from Proto-Indo-European *morwi-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmruf.ka/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ufka

Noun[edit]

mrówka f (diminutive mróweczka, augmentative mrówa)

  1. ant, formicid (insect belonging to the family Formicidae)
  2. (by extension) Someone who is hardworking and persistent; a busy bee.

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Further reading[edit]

  • mrówka in Polish dictionaries at PWN