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Polish ‘chyba’

The database knows following meanings of the Polish word ‘chyba’:

  • perhaps
  • probably

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The database has information related to this term for Belarusian, Czech, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Upper Sorbian and Ukrainian.

Polish ‘chyba’:

  • The Polish meaning ‘perhaps’ is unique.
  • The Polish meaning ‘probably’ is unique.
  • The meaning ‘error, fault’ (not present in Polish ‘chyba’, translated as ‘błąd’) is attested in Czech chyba, Slovak chyba, Slovenian hiba and Ukrainian хиба.
  • The meaning ‘defect’ (not present in Polish ‘chyba’, translated as ‘wada’) is attested in Ukrainian хиба.
  • The meaning ‘except’ (not present in Polish ‘chyba’) is attested in Upper Sorbian chiba.
  • The meaning ‘really’ (not present in Polish ‘chyba’) is attested in Belarusian хіба and Ukrainian хіба.
  • The meaning ‘crime’ (not present in Polish ‘chyba’) is attested in Slovenian hiba.

NB: No information yet for Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Kashubian, Macedonian, Serbian and Lower Sorbian.

Polish
chyba
Meaning:
  1. perhaps
  2. probably
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Belarusian
хіба
Meaning:
  • really
Polish
chyba
Meaning in Czech:
  1. asi / perhaps
  2. probably
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Czech
chyba
Meaning in Polish:
  • błąd / error, fault
Polish
chyba
Meaning:
  1. perhaps
  2. probably
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Russian
- no corresponding term.
Polish
chyba
Meaning:
  1. perhaps
  2. probably
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Slovak
chyba
Meaning in Polish:
  • błąd / error, fault
Polish
chyba
Meaning:
  1. perhaps
  2. probably
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Slovenian
hiba
Meaning in Polish:
  1. błąd / error, fault
  2. crime
Polish
chyba
Meaning:
  1. perhaps
  2. probably
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Upper Sorbian
chiba
Meaning:
  • except
Polish
chyba
Meaning in Ukrainian:
  1. хiба / perhaps
  2. probably
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Ukrainian
I.   хиба
Meaning in Polish:
  1. błąd / error, fault
  2. wada / defect
II.  хібаMeaning:
  • really

Semasiological Map for *chyba

*chyba

Meanings:

‘error, fault’
‘defect’
‘except’
‘perhaps’
‘probably’
‘really’
‘crime’
no such word
no information yet
*chyba
Meanings
error, fault defect except perhaps probably really crime
Russian
Ukrainian хиба++
Ukrainian хіба+
Belarusian хіба+
Polish chyba++
Upper Sorbian chiba+
Czech chyba+
Slovak chyba+
Slovenian hiba++
Meanings error, fault defect except perhaps probably really crime

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