See also: gora, goră, göra, górą, gor'a, and Góra

KalashaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit गौर (gaura).

AdjectiveEdit

góra

  1. white

NounEdit

góra

  1. white

KashubianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃-.

NounEdit

góra f

  1. mountain

Lower SorbianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃- (mountain) (compare Ancient Greek Βορέας (Boréas, the north, the area beyond the mountains)).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɨra/, /ˈɡɛra/, /ˈɡʊra/

NounEdit

góra f (diminutive górka)

  1. mountain (large mass of earth and rock)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • góra in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • góra¹ in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡu.ra/
  • (file)

NounEdit

góra f

  1. mountain
    Klasztor znajdował się na szczycie wysokiej góry.The monastery was situated on the top of a high mountain.
  2. top
    Góra strony powinna być pusta.The top of the page should be empty.
  3. (colloquial) higher-ups
    Nie pomogę wam w tym projekcie, dopóki góra go nie przyklepie.I won't help you with this project until the higher-ups sign off on it.

DeclensionEdit

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AdverbEdit

  1. at most
    Skończę za dwa, góra trzy dni.
    I'll finish in two, three days at most.

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

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