See also: pulk and Pulk

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From earlier półk, połk, ultimately from Proto-Slavic *pъlkъ. The phonetic change of > ół > suggests a borrowing from Old Ruthenian полкъ (polk),[1] although the evolution > > or > or after a labial consonant is probably also possible in Polish.[2] Displaced native Old Polish *pełk, found in Polish given names and toponyms.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /puwk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uwk
  • Syllabification: pułk

NounEdit

pułk m inan

  1. (military) regiment

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • German: Pulk

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Boryś, Wiesław (2005) Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in Polish), Kraków: Wydawnictwo Literackie, →ISBN, page 503
  2. ^ https://sjp.pwn.pl/poradnia/haslo/;16106

Further readingEdit

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