alka

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See also: álka

Hungarian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɒlkɒ/
  • Hyphenation: al‧ka
alka

Noun[edit]

alka (plural alkák)

  1. razorbill (Alca torda)

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Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

alka (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. rooster

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alka (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. (grammar) masculine

Usage notes[edit]

Used together with the name of certain types of animals to show that they are of the male sex.

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish حلقه (halka), from Arabic حَلْقَة (ḥalqa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /âːlka/
  • Hyphenation: al‧ka

Noun[edit]

ȃlka f (Cyrillic spelling а̑лка)

  1. metal ring
  2. door knocker
  3. tilting at the ring (game)

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Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

alka f (genitive singular alky, nominative plural alky), declension pattern žena

  1. auk

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • alka in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

alka c

  1. auk; bird in the family Alcidae

Declension[edit]