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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *němьcь (foreigner; German, literally a mute one), from *němъ (mute). Equivalent to niemy +‎ -ec.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɲɛ.mʲɛt͡s/
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NounEdit

Niemiec m pers (feminine Niemka)

  1. German (German person)

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Proper nounEdit

Niemiec m pers, f

  1. A masculine surname​.
  2. A feminine surname​.

DeclensionEdit

Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.

Proper nounEdit

Niemiec pl

  1. genitive plural of Niemcy

Further readingEdit

  • Niemiec in Polish dictionaries at PWN