Strunk

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

German surname meaning "tree trunk" (see below).

Proper noun[edit]

Strunk (plural Strunks)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Strunk is the 4374th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 8129 individuals. Strunk is most common among White (96.28%) individuals.

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Central and Low German word from northern Middle High German strunc and Middle Low German strunk, ultimately from the root of starren (to be stiff). Cognate with Dutch stronk.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Strunk m (genitive Strunks or Strunkes, plural Strünke or Strunke)

  1. the thick, woody stalk found in some plants, especially cabbages
  2. (regional) tree trunk

Declension[edit]