Koch

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See also: koch and köch

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Koch

  1. A language of Meghalaya (India), Assam, Tripura, Manipur, West Bengal, Bihar, and Bangladesh.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from German Koch (cook), an occupational surname.

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Koch (plural Kochs)

  1. A surname from German.
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  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Koch is the 698th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 49,395 individuals. Koch is most common among White (95.3%) individuals.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔx/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German koch, from Old High German choch, from Late Latin cocus, from Latin coquus. Cognate with Dutch kok.

Noun[edit]

Koch m (strong, genitive Kochs or Koches, plural Köche, feminine Köchin)

  1. cook (one who cooks; male or unspecified gender)
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Koch m or f (proper noun, strong, genitive Kochs or (with an article) Koch, plural Kochs or Koch)

  1. a surname originating as an occupation
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German koch, derived from the verb kochen (to cook).

Noun[edit]

Koch n (strong, genitive Kochs or Koches, no plural)

  1. (Austria, Bavaria) mush, porridge
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Hunsrik[edit]

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Koch m (plural Kech, feminine Kechin)

  1. cook

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Plautdietsch[edit]

Noun[edit]

Koch m (plural Kochen)

  1. cook

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Koch (cook).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔx/
  • Rhymes: -ɔx
  • Syllabification: Koch

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Koch m pers or f

  1. a masculine surname
  2. a feminine surname

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Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.