sowa

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

sowa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sova.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sowa f (diminutive sowka)

  1. owl

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sowa in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • sowa in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sova.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɔ.va/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

sowa f (diminutive sówka or sóweczka)

  1. owl (strigiform bird of prey)
  2. (regional) parasol mushroom (Macrolepiota procera)
    Synonym: czubajka kania
  3. (colloquial) night owl (one who stays up late at night or goes to bed late)
  4. (colloquial) four-eyes (one who wears eyeglasses)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sova.

Noun[edit]

sowa f

  1. owl