kartofel

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Kartoffel, from older Tartuffel or Tartüffel, from Italian tartufolo, diminutive of tartufo, from Medieval Latin *territūberum or Latin terrae tūber.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /karˈtɔ.fɛl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

kartofel m inan (diminutive kartofelek, augmentative kartoflisko)

  1. potato
    Synonyms: ziemniak, pyra
  2. (slang) nose
    Synonym: ogór

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Further readingEdit

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