tjalk

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch.

Noun[edit]

tjalk (plural tjalks)

  1. A Dutch sailing vessel.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From West Frisian tsjalk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tjalk m (plural tjalken, diminutive tjalkje n)

  1. An old Dutch sailing barge with a round bow, leeboards and a gaff-rigged mast.