Urk

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English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Urk

  1. A village in Flevoland, Netherlands.
  2. A municipality of Flevoland, Netherlands.

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʏrk/
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  • Hyphenation: Urk
  • Rhymes: -ʏrk

Proper noun[edit]

Urk n

  1. Urk (a village, a municipality and former island in Flevoland, Netherlands)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Urk has been an island up until the late 1930s. It is generally preferred, especially by people from Urk, to say op Urk (“on Urk”) instead of in Urk (“in Urk”) as if it were still an island.