arka

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See also: arkā, árka, and -arka

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *arka, borrowed from Proto-Germanic *argaz. Cognate with Estonian arg.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑrkɑ/, [ˈɑrkɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrkɑ
  • Syllabification: ar‧ka

Adjective[edit]

arka (comparative arempi, superlative arin)

  1. tender, sore
  2. sensitive
  3. timid, shy, bashful

Declension[edit]

Inflection of arka (Kotus type 9/kala, k- gradation)
nominative arka arat
genitive aran arkojen
partitive arkaa arkoja
illative arkaan arkoihin
singular plural
nominative arka arat
accusative nom. arka arat
gen. aran
genitive aran arkojen
arkainrare
partitive arkaa arkoja
inessive arassa aroissa
elative arasta aroista
illative arkaan arkoihin
adessive aralla aroilla
ablative aralta aroilta
allative aralle aroille
essive arkana arkoina
translative araksi aroiksi
instructive aroin
abessive aratta aroitta
comitative arkoine
Possessive forms of arka (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person arkani arkamme
2nd person arkasi arkanne
3rd person arkansa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

arka

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐍂𐌺𐌰

Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

arka (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative arkaði, supine arkað)

  1. to walk slowly, to plod

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Latvian[edit]

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 arka on Latvian Wikipedia
Triumfa arka (Barselonā)
Pusapļa arka

Etymology[edit]

Via some other European language, ultimately a borrowing from Latin arcus (bow), in feminine form (compare French arche (bow) and Late Latin arca, also ultimately from arcus).

Noun[edit]

arka f (4th declension)

  1. (architecture) arch (bow-shaped arrangement between two supports)
    loka arkabow-shaped arch
    pusapļa arkasemi-circular arch
    akmeņu arkastone arch
    loga, durvju, vārtu arkawindow, door, gate arch
    arkas cekulsthe crest of the arch
    triumfa arkatriumphal arch
    dzelzceļa tilta varenās arkasthe mighty arches of the railway bridge
    neredzēti līkumaini koki, kuru savijušās lapotnes veido dabiskas arkasunseen cranked trees whose intertwined foliage forms natural arches

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Lithuanian[edit]

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 arka on Lithuanian Wikipedia
Triumfo arka (Paryžiaus)

Noun[edit]

arka f

  1. arch (bow-shaped arrangement between two supports)
    pusapskritė arkasemi-circular arch
    segmentinė arkasegmented arch
    pasaginė arkahorseshoe arch
    parabolinė arkaparabolic arch
    triumfo arkatriumphal arch
    tilto arkosthe arches of the bridge

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

arka f

  1. ark

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

arka n

  1. definite plural of ark (Etymology 2)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

arka f

  1. definite singular of ark (Etymology 1)

arka n

  1. definite plural of ark (Etymology 2)

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈar.ka/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

arka f

  1. ark (ship built by Noah)
  2. ark (container)

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Further reading[edit]

  • arka in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *ărka, *ār (behind, back). Cognate with Turkish art.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

arka (comparative daha arka, superlative en arka)

  1. back

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative arka
Definite accusative arkayı
Singular Plural
Nominative arka arkalar
Definite accusative arkayı arkaları
Dative arkaya arkalara
Locative arkada arkalarda
Ablative arkadan arkalardan
Genitive arkanın arkaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular arkam arkalarım
2nd singular arkan arkaların
3rd singular arkası arkaları
1st plural arkamız arkalarımız
2nd plural arkanız arkalarınız
3rd plural arkaları arkaları

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