buk

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bukъ, apparently from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos (beech tree)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m, inanimate

  1. beech (beech tree)

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Dutch[edit]

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Verb[edit]

buk

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

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

buk

  1. First-person singular preterite of backen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of backen.

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

buk

  1. rafsi of bukpu.

Low German[edit]

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Noun[edit]

buk n (genitive buke, dative buke)

  1. uncapitalized form of Buk.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

buki

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bukъ, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos. Cognate with Upper Sorbian buk, Polish buk, Czech buk, Russian бук (buk), and Serbo-Croatian bȕkva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m

  1. beech (tree of genus Fagus)
  2. (specifically) European beech, Fagus sylvatica

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Middle Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon būk, from Proto-Germanic *būkaz (belly, body). Cognate with German Bauch (belly).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bûk n (genitive buke, dative buke)

  1. stomach
  2. belly, abdomen

Synonyms[edit]

  • lif (body, figurative for belly)
  • mage (stomach)

North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian bōk. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian bök and West Frisian boek.

Noun[edit]

buk n (plural buken)

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) book

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m

  1. belly, abdomen, paunch

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bukъ

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m

  1. beech (tree)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bȕka.

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Noun[edit]

bȗk m (Cyrillic spelling бу̑к)

  1. cascade, rapids, cataract
  2. waterfall
  3. the sound of a strong water stream

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • buk” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk c

  1. belly
  2. abdomen
  3. paunch

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English book.

Noun[edit]

buk

  1. book

Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk (plural buks)

  1. book

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