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See also: sie, Sie, šie, and si'e

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sę. Cognate to Old Church Slavonic сѧ ().

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɕɛ̃/, [ɕɛ̃w̃]
  • (file)

PronounEdit

się (genitive and accusative cases)

  1. generic reflexive pronoun; oneself, themselves, self
    Nazywam się Daniel.
    My name is Daniel (lit: I call myself Daniel).
  2. each other, one another

Usage notesEdit

  • Się is used for all grammatical persons, both singular and plural. Się is also used in reflexive verbs, which are often not translated into English as reflexive, for example bać się (to fear, be afraid of).

DeclensionEdit

ParticleEdit

się

  1. Used to form impersonal present or future tense.
    Robi się późno.
    It's getting late.
    Mówi się, że...
    It is said that...

Further readingEdit

  • się in Polish dictionaries at PWN