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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dati, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *dṓˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *dédeh₃ti (to be giving).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dat͡ɕ/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

dać pf (imperfective dawać)

  1. (transitive) to give
    Dałeś dzieciom obiad?
    Did you give lunch to the children?
  2. to let; to allow; to permit
    Daj mi posłuchać.
    Let me listen.
  3. (intransitive, vulgar) to put out; to consent to sex (used mainly of women)
    Jak było u niego? Dałaś mu?
    How was it at his place? Did you put out?
  4. (reflexive) to give in; to let go
  5. (reflexive) to be feasible

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Further readingEdit

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