loke

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English *loke, from Old English loca (a bar, bolt; enclosure, stronghold), from Proto-Germanic *lukô, *lukōn (lock, opening), from Proto-Indo-European *lewg- (to bend, turn). More at lock.

Noun[edit]

loke (plural lokes)

  1. (UK dialectal) The wicket or hatch of a door.
  2. (UK dialectal) A close narrow lane; a cul-de-sac.
  3. (UK dialectal) A private path or road.
  4. (UK dialectal) A small field or meadow.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A derivative of loc[1].

Noun[edit]

loke f (indefinite plural loke, definite singular lokja, definite plural loket)

  1. dear, darling
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References[edit]

  1. ^ “loke” in Vladimir Orel (1998), Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Ledien, Boston, Köln: Brill Academic Publishers, page 230

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

loke

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of luiken

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English rose.

Noun[edit]

loke

  1. (botany) rose

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1986