PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

By metathesis from Proto-Slavic *dvьri, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer-, whence English door.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dʐvʲi/
  • (file)

NounEdit

drzwi nvir (diminutive drzwiczki)

  1. (plural only) door

Usage notesEdit

  • As with all non-masculine personal pluralia tantum in Polish, one uses collective numerals with drzwi, e.g. troje drzwi.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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