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How do you say servant

Polish translation: służący

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19:35 Jan 29, 2003
English to Polish translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: How do you say servant
someone who serves others
Polish translation:służący
Explanation:
HTH

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If you mean a person who is paid to do services for someone, such as cleaning or cooking.

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służący - male
służąca - female

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Note added at 2003-01-29 21:14:33 (GMT)
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służący - male
służąca - female
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4 +8służący
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służący


Explanation:
HTH

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Note added at 2003-01-29 19:42:00 (GMT)
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If you mean a person who is paid to do services for someone, such as cleaning or cooking.

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Note added at 2003-01-29 21:13:46 (GMT)
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służący - male
służąca - female

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Note added at 2003-01-29 21:14:33 (GMT)
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służący - male
służąca - female

Andrzej Lejman
Local time: 22:38
Native speaker of: Polish
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  bochkor
4 mins

agree  lim0nka
12 mins

agree  Piotr Kurek
42 mins

agree  Isabel Madden: also, colloquial, kuhta
44 mins

agree  Pawel Czernecki: but disagree with Isabel: "kuchta" (not "kuhta") is in the kitchen only and it's an old-fashioned word
54 mins
  -> and abusive

agree  Adam Zakrzewski
1 hr

agree  bartek
12 hrs

agree  JamesBarto
16 hrs
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