SK

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See also: sk, Sk, -sk, .sk, -isk, sk., and s.k.

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

SK

  1. (international standards) ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Slovakia since 1993.
    Synonym: SVK (alpha-3)
  2. (international standards, obsolete) Former ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Sikkim from 1974 to 1975.
    Synonym: SKM (alpha-3)

Usage notes[edit]

In relation to its use for Sikkim, the code was deprecated in favour of IN upon the country's annexation by India.


English[edit]

Phrase[edit]

SK

  1. (TDD) Initialism of stop keying/stop key, indicating a desire to end the conversation.
    • [1974 December, Leo Dicker, “Suggested Procedures for Using Telecommunication Devices”, in Jess M. Smith, editor, The Deaf American[1], volume 27, number 4, page 9:
      When either of the two people is ready to end the conversation, this is done by typing at the end of a sentence—“SK OR GA” (stop key or go ahead).]
    • [2002, “Calling & Answering”, in Using Your Superprint PRO80 LVD[2], first edition, Ultratec, page 20:
      GA OR SK "go ahead or stop keying"]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

SK

  1. (handbells) Abbreviation of shake.

Noun[edit]

SK (plural SKs)

  1. (Canada) Initialism of senior kindergarten.

Proper noun[edit]

SK

  1. Abbreviation of Saskatchewan., a province of Canada
    Synonyms: Sask, Sask.
    Coordinate terms: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE, QC, YT
  2. Initialism of South Korea., a country in Asia
  3. Initialism of Sunkyong., a company from South Korea

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

SK ?

  1. Abbreviation of Saskatchewan., a province of Canada
    Synonym: Sask.

Tagalog[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

SK

  1. Initialism of Sangguniang Kabataan.