piernik

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Polish pierz (pepper) +‎ -nik.

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piernik m inan

  1. gingerbread
  2. pepper, any member of the genus Capsicum
  3. (archaic, theater) A role of little value.

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Noun[edit]

piernik m pers

  1. (colloquial, derogatory) fossil; fogey; old fart; derogatory term for an old man, especially one that has suffered mental deterioration

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Further reading[edit]

  • piernik in Polish dictionaries at PWN