arka

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: arkā and -arka

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Proto-Germanic *argaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


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

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Wikipedia-logo.png
 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 arkas' unseen cranked trees whose intertwined foliage forms natural arches

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Lithuanian[edit]

Wikipedia-logo.png
 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

Declension[edit]


Maltese[edit]

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]

Noun[edit]

arka f

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

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • arka in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic [script needed] (arka), from Proto-Turkic *ărka, *ār (behind, back), which, according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, is possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *ằra (back, behind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

arka (comparative daha arka, superlative en arka)

  1. back

Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]