Open main menu

Wiktionary β

See also: chléb and chlěb

Contents

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz. Compare Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍆𐍃 (hlaifs), English loaf, and Faroese leivur.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chleb m inan (diminutive chlebek)

  1. bread
    kromka chlebaa slice of bread
    bochenek chleba – a loaf of bread
    chleb razowy – whole-meal bread

Usage notesEdit

When not otherwise qualified, this word refers to sourdough bread.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit