Polish edit

 
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Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *osnova.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ɔˈsnɔ.va/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔva
  • Syllabification: o‧sno‧wa

Noun edit

osnowa f

  1. (weaving) warp
    Coordinate term: wątek
  2. groundwork
  3. theme, subject (of literature)
  4. (obsolete, grammar) stem (the first part of a word, before the inflecting suffixes)

Declension edit

Related terms edit

Further reading edit

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