pýcha

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

pýcha f

  1. pride

Related terms[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Russian пыхать(pychat', to gasp, pant), Slovene pihati(to blow), rare Bulgarian пъхам(pǎham) (пъхтя(pǎhtja), пъшкам(pǎškam, to gasp, pant)). Non-Slavic cognates include dialectal Norwegian fusa, fjusa, Danish fuse ud(gush out) (from Old Norse fýsa(to urge, desire)), Latin pustula, Sanskrit पुष्यति(puṣyati, he flourishes).

Noun[edit]

pýcha f

  1. pride

External links[edit]

  • pýcha in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk