See also: Kciuk

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Possibly from unattested kcić, a corruption of chrzcić ("to baptise"), as the sign of cross on one's forehead is performed using the thumb.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kt͡ɕuk/
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NounEdit

kciuk m inan

  1. thumb (digit)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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