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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Danish staae (to stand).

VerbEdit

staw (third-person singular simple present staws, present participle stawing, simple past and past participle stawed)

  1. (Britain, dialectal, intransitive) To be fixed or set; to stay.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for staw in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *stavъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /staf/
  • (file)

NounEdit

staw m inan (diminutive stawek or stawik)

  1. pond
  2. (anatomy) joint

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

staw f

  1. genitive plural of stawa

VerbEdit

staw

  1. second-person singular imperative of stawić

Further readingEdit

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