mydło

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See also: mydlo and mýdlo

Lower Sorbian[edit]

mydło

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Upper Sorbian mydło, from Proto-Slavic *mydlo, after the inherited form (also mydło) was displaced by zejpa (from German Seife). Equivalent to myś (to wash) +‎ -dło.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mydło n

  1. soap (substance used for cleaning)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bartels, H. (2009). Lower Sorbian vocabulary. In: Haspelmath, M. & Tadmor, U. (eds.) World Loanword Database. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.

Polish[edit]

mydło

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mydlo. Equivalent to myć +‎ -dło.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɨ.dwɔ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

mydło n (diminutive mydełko)

  1. soap (substance)

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Further reading[edit]

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