sadza

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See also: sadzą and sądzą

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Shona sadza.

Noun[edit]

sadza (uncountable)

  1. (Zimbabwe) Synonym of nshima (maize porridge)
    • 2007, February 16, Zimbabwe’s Slide (1 Letter)[1]:
      Locals would speak sorrowfully about the state of affairs, often while nursing their sole plate of sadza (maize porridge) for the day.

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *saďa.

Noun[edit]

sadza f

  1. soot
    Synonym: kopeć
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

sadza

  1. third-person singular present of sadzać

Further reading[edit]

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

Shona[edit]

Noun[edit]

sadza 5

  1. sadza, nshima (maize porridge, a staple in Shona cuisine)

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *saďa, cognate with Russian са́жа (sáža), Bulgarian сажди (saždi), Chakavian Serbo-Croatian sađa and saže, Slovene saje. Non-Slavic cognates include Old Norse sót (soot).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sadza f (genitive singular sadze, nominative plural sadze, genitive plural sadzí, declension pattern of ulica)

  1. soot

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Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sadza in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk