wesele

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English weosule; from Proto-West Germanic *wisulā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

wesele

  1. weasel, polecat
  2. A meal made of a pig or a capon stuffed with pork mince.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: weasal
  • Scots: wasyll, weazell, waesel, quhasill

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish wesele, wesiele, wiesele, wiesiele, from Proto-Slavic *veselьje. By surface analysis, wesoły +‎ -ie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɛˈsɛ.lɛ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛlɛ
  • Syllabification: we‧se‧le

Noun[edit]

wesele n (augmentative weselisko)

  1. wedding reception (festivities accompanying a marriage ceremony)
    Synonyms: gody, przyjęcie weselne
  2. (archaic) mirth
    Synonyms: radość, wesołość

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Further reading[edit]

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