See also: jelen, jeleň, and Jeleń

Lower SorbianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ely.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɛlɛnʲ/, [ˈjelenʲ], [ˈjɛlenʲ]

NounEdit

jeleń m (diminutive jeleńk, feminine equivalent jelenica)

  1. deer

DeclensionEdit


PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *(j)elenь.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɛ.lɛɲ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

jeleń m anim (diminutive jelonek)

  1. deer
  2. stag (male deer)
    Synonym: byk

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

jeleń m pers

  1. (by extension, colloquial) A person who is easily deceived or used; sucker; mug; chump.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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