piorun

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *perunъ (thunderbolt), from Proto-Indo-European *perkunos (the thunder god), from *perkʷ- (oak-tree). Also the name of the god of thunder in Slavic mythology. Cognate with Latvian pērkons.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpʲɔ.run/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

piorun m inan

  1. lightning

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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