bek

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bek (plural beks)

  1. Alternative form of bey. (Turkish governor)

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bek m (plural bekken, diminutive bekje n)

  1. a bird's beak
  2. any animal's mouth (such as a snout)
  3. (informal) a human mouth
    Hou je bek!: Shut your mouth!
    op je bek gaan: (informal) to fall, to trip over (so that fall is face-down)

Verb[edit]

bek

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bekken
  2. imperative of bekken

Papiamentu[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bek

  1. back

Noun[edit]

bek

  1. back

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English bag.

Noun[edit]

bek

  1. bag

Etymology 2[edit]

From English back.

Adverb[edit]

bek

  1. back
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 3:19 (translation here):
      Na bai yu wok hat tru long kisim kaikai bilong yu na tuhat bai i kamap long pes bilong yu. Na bai yu hatwok oltaim inap yu dai na yu go bek long graun. Long wanem, mi bin wokim yu long graun, na bai yu go bek gen long graun.”


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