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See also: węgieł and Węgiel

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PolishEdit

Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ǫglь, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *anglis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óngʷl̥ (charcoal). Cognate with Latvian ogle, ùogle, Lithuanian anglìs, Sanskrit अङ्गार (áṅgāra) and Old Armenian ածուխ (acux).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛŋ.ɡʲɛl/
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NounEdit

węgiel m inan (diminutive węgielek)

  1. (singular only) carbon
    dwutlenek węgla – carbon dioxide
  2. coal

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Further readingEdit

  • węgiel in Polish dictionaries at PWN