ojciec

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See also: ôjciec

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish ociec (genitive oćca > Polish ojca), from Proto-Slavic *otьcь, from Proto-Indo-European *átta. The additional j in the nominative is by analogy with the oblique stem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔj.t͡ɕɛt͡s/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔjt͡ɕɛt͡s
  • Syllabification: oj‧ciec

Noun[edit]

ojciec m pers (abbreviation o.)

  1. father, male parent
  2. (figuratively) father, originator
  3. Father (honorific used for Catholic priests)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:ksiądz

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Further reading[edit]

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