pochwa

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *poxva. Cognates include Belarusian по́хва (póxva) and Ukrainian пі́хва (píxva).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔx.fa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔxfa
  • Syllabification: poch‧wa

Noun[edit]

pochwa f (diminutive pochewka)

  1. (anatomy) vagina
  2. sheath, holster, scabbard

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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