See also: Puch

Chuukese edit

Adjective edit


  1. foolish

Irish edit

Noun edit

puch m (genitive singular puich, nominative plural puich)

  1. wasp
    Synonym: foiche

Declension edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
puch phuch bpuch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit

  • puch”, in Historical Irish Corpus, 1600–1926, Royal Irish Academy
  • Ó Dónaill, Niall (1977) “puch”, in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, Dublin: An Gúm, →ISBN

K'iche' edit

Adverb edit


  1. even though
  2. also, too

Old Polish edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *puxъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *pausas, from Proto-Indo-European *powsos, from *pews- (to swell, to blow).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (10th–15th CE) /pu(ː)x/
  • IPA(key): (15th CE) /pux/

Noun edit

puch m ?

  1. exhalation, fume, vapor
    Synonyms: duch, dym, wilkość
    • 1874-1891 [15th century], Rozprawy i Sprawozdania z Posiedzeń Wydziału Filologicznego Akademii Umiejętności, volume XXIV, page 67:
      Quamdiu homo est in infirmitate, plenus est malis humoribus, pvchv, propter quos non habet appetitum comedendi
      [Quamdiu homo est in infirmitate, plenus est malis humoribus, puchu, propter quos non habet appetitum comedendi]

Related terms edit


References edit

Polish edit

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Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Old Polish puch. Doublet of fuks.

Noun edit

puch m inan (diminutive puszek)

  1. down, fluff (soft, immature feathers)
  2. snow
Declension edit
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun edit


  1. genitive plural of pucha

Further reading edit