tygiel

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Tiegel, from Middle High German tigel, tegel, from Old High German tegel, tegal, from Proto-Germanic *digulaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɨ.ɡjɛl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɨɡjɛl
  • Syllabification: ty‧giel

Noun[edit]

tygiel m inan

  1. crucible
  2. (figuratively) melting-pot

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Further reading[edit]

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