OCCUPATIONAL

OCCUPATIONAL TERMS

akuszerka midwife
bakalarz teacher or bachelor
ceglarz brick maker
chalupnik poor peasant
cyrulnik barber/surgeon
czynszownik renter
dzierźawca
tenant
fabiarz dyer
felczer medical assistant
fornal farm wagon driver
fryzjer barber
garbarz leather tanner
garncarz potter
golarz barber
gospodarz farmer (self-sustaining)
handlarz peddler/merchant
kątnik laborer
kmieć farmer (self-supporting)
kolonista colonist/settler
komornik, kumornik tenant, poor peasant
kramarz stall keeper/merchant
krawiec tailor
król king
krolowa queen
ksiądz priest
kupiec merchant
leśnik woodsman
łowca hunter
lużny vagabond
maczarz miller
majster master craftsman
malarz painter
mleczarz dairyman
mlynarz miller
mularz
bricklayer
murarz
bricklayer
myśliwy hunter
nauczyciel schoolteacher
nięszlachcic a commoner
oberźysta inn keeper/tavern keeper
ogrodnik farmer with a house and garden/gardner
opatrzny poor burgher
operarzy laborer
opiekun guardian
parobek farmworker
pasterz shepherd/herdsman
piekarz baker
połoźna midwife
półrolnik farmer (w/ buildings, animals and land)
pracowity peasant
rabin rabbi
rataj serf who is dependent upon the village lord
robotnik worker
rolnik tenant farmer
rybak fisherman
rzezak butcher
rzeznik circumciser (mohel)
sklepikarz shopkeeper
skryba scribe, clerk
sławetny a rich burgher in a small town or an average resident of a big city
sluga servant
sluzaca servant girl
sołtys, szołtys village administrator
sprzedarz dealer/merchant
stelmach cart maker, wheel maker
stolarz cabinet maker
sukiennik cloth maker
świniopas swineherd
szambelan chamberlain
szeryf sheriff
szewc shoemaker
szkolnik rabbi’s assistant/teacher
szlachic nobleman
szynkarz tavern keeper
targownik peddler
tkacz weaver
uczciwy village craftsman or an inn owner
ułan a Polish cavalryman w/ a lance
unrodzony nobleman who owns land
urzednik registrar/clerk/officer
wikarjusz vicar/priest
wlasciciel owner/proprietor
wojak soldier
wymienca trader
wyrobnik dayworker/laborer
wyrobnik rolny farm worker
xiadz priest
zacny wealthy merchant
zagrodnik farmer (w/ his own house and a small land plot)
zagrodnik z roli a farmer (w/ buildings, animals, and a medium-sized plot)
zasluzony serf (in servitude)
zebrak beggar
zolnierz soldier
źołnierz soldier