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F fabryczny aj of fabryka. Derived forms considered to belong to the same lexical item are given next, regardless of alphabetical order. Nobel -bla mp. This dictionary is printed in its present form for use in intermediate and advanced Polish classes at the Univeristy of Pittsburgh.
If a form is radically different in alphabetical order from the base word, it will be listed separately and given a cross-reference. Go explore.
Regular and predictable endings and formations are not given. V kochasiu my dear kochliwy aj amorous of a person koci aj of kot cat's, feline.
Belgia f belgium Belgijka -jek fem of Belg belgijski aj Belgian belka -lek f board, beam, rafter belweder mi -u small palace. The technical apparatus is kept to a minimum and should be mostly self-evident.
John's-wort herb dziurawy aj leaky, full of holes dziw mi strange thing, wonder. The conjugation of prefixed mono-syllabic verbs is sometimes indicated by referring to the simplex verb.
For transparent negatives, the word may only be listed under the positive. In general, common prefixed perfective forms of a simplex imperfective verb will be listed twice, both with the base verb and as a cross-reference. For example, the locative singular of ocet, occie, is listed, with a reference to ocet, because, even though the form is regular, its visual appearance makes the word difficult to decipher.
Regularly derivable forms are not listed separately unless a regularly predictable form is nevertheless apt to cause confusion. Neapol mi Naples. It is expected that the user will be familiar with the principles of Polish inflection. It does not attempt to cover technical or scientific terms, or the names of uncommon plants and animals.