służyć

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *služiti.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈswu.ʐɨt͡ɕ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uʐɨt͡ɕ
  • Syllabification: słu‧żyć

Verb[edit]

służyć impf

  1. to serve (to be a servant)
  2. to serve in the army, navy, etc.
  3. to serve (to be useful or effective)
  4. to serve (to have a given use or purpose)
  5. to give or offer something (e.g. advice)

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Derived terms[edit]

verbs

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nouns
adjective

Further reading[edit]

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