volk

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volk (plural volks)

  1. (UK, dialectal) Folk.

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From Dutch volk.

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volk (plural volke)

  1. people

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch volc, from Old Dutch folk, from Proto-Germanic *fulką. Compare German Volk, West Frisian folk, English folk, Danish folk.

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volk n (plural volken or volkeren, diminutive volkje n)

  1. people, nation, tribe, race
  2. (informal, uncountable) people (many individuals)
    Was er veel volk bij de bijeenkomst?
    Were there a lot of people at the meeting?

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vьlkъ, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

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vôlk m anim (genitive vôlka, nominative plural volkôvi)

  1. wolf

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