zamek

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See also: zámek

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈza.mɛk/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zamъkъ, from *zamъknǫti.

Noun[edit]

zamek m inan (diminutive zameczek)

  1. lock
  2. zip fastener, zipper, zip

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Etymology 2[edit]

Semantic loan from Middle High German sloz (lock, keep) (cf. German Schloss) via Czech zámek, itself a semantic loan of Latin clūsa (lock, fort, fortification).

Noun[edit]

zamek m inan (diminutive zameczek, augmentative zamczysko)

  1. castle

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Further reading[edit]

  • zamek in Polish dictionaries at PWN