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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *věža. Cognates include Slovene veža (hallway), Russian вежа (veža, caravan; tower), Slovak veža (tower).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvjɛʃ]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛʃ

NounEdit

věž f

  1. tower
    stereo věž
  2. (chess) rook
  3. sail (of a submarine)

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Czech · šachové figurky (layout · text)
           
král dáma, královna věž střelec jezdec, kůň pěšec

Further readingEdit