padać

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See also: padac

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *pàdati. By surface analysis, paść +‎ -ać.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpa.dat͡ɕ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -adat͡ɕ
  • Syllabification: pa‧dać

Verb[edit]

padać impf (perfective paść)

  1. (intransitive) to fall (to move downwards under the effect of gravity)
    Synonym: spadać
  2. (intransitive) to fall, to be defeated
  3. (intransitive) to rain, to snow, to hail
    Dziś będzie padało.It will rain today.
  4. (intransitive) to be mentioned, to be brought up, to be asked
  5. (intransitive, chiefly of animals) to die
    Synonym: zdychać
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:umierać
  6. (intransitive, hyperbolic, informal) to be very tired
  7. (intransitive, colloquial) to break (to stop fuctioning)

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

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

Silesian[edit]

Verb[edit]

padać impf (perfective pedzieć)

  1. (transitive) to tell