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See also: Duch and dúch

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *duxъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- (breathe).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

duch m

  1. spirit
    v zdravém těle zdravý duch - mens sana in corpore sano
  2. ghost (disembodied soul)

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(spirit):

(ghost):

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *duxъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dux/
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NounEdit

duch m anim

  1. ghost (spirit appearing after death)
    Wierzysz w duchy? — Do you believe in ghosts?
  2. spirit
    Duch Święty — the Holy Spirit

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Further readingEdit

  • duch”, in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN, (Please provide a date or year)
  • duch in Polish dictionaries at PWN