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]

References[edit]

  • 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)
  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]

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sowa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sova.

Noun[edit]

sowa f

  1. owl