węgiel

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Polish[edit]

Chemical element
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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ǫglь, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *anglis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óngʷl̥ (charcoal). Cognate with Latvian ogle, ùogle, Lithuanian anglìs, Sanskrit अङ्गार (áṅgāra) and Old Armenian ածուխ (acux).

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Noun[edit]

węgiel m inan (diminutive węgielek)

  1. (singular only) carbon
    dwutlenek węgla – carbon dioxide
  2. coal

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