Włochy

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *volxъ, itself taken from Proto-Germanic *walhaz (Roman, Romance). Cognate with English Vlach, Wallachia, Wales, walnut.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvwɔ.xɨ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔxɨ
  • Syllabification: Wło‧chy

Proper nounEdit

Włochy nvir

  1. Italy (a country in southern Europe)
    Mieszkam we Włoszech.I live in Italy.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Włochy nvir

  1. A borough of Warsaw

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rebecca Posner (1966) The Romance Languages: A Linguistic Introduction, New York, page 271.

Further readingEdit

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