bk

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See also: Bk, BK, and bk.

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bk (plural bks)

  1. Abbreviation of book.
  2. Abbreviation of black.
  3. (video games, slang) Initialism of bad kid, an inexperienced player or noob.

Anagrams[edit]


Demotic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Egyptian
bAk
H_SPACE
A1
(bꜣk, servant).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Early Demotic) /ˈβoːʔək/
  • IPA(key): (Late Demotic) /βoːk/

Noun[edit]

bk m

  1. servant
Descendants[edit]
  • Bohairic Coptic: ⲃⲱⲕ (bōk)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Egyptian
bAk
H_SPACE
wD40
Z2
(bꜣkw, work, taxes, tribute).

Noun[edit]

bkb-2 m

  1. work

References[edit]

  • Erichsen, Wolja (1954) Demotisches Glossar, Copenhagen: Ejnar Munksgaard, page 124
  • Johnson, Janet (2000) Thus Wrote ꜥOnchsheshonqy: An Introductory Grammar of Demotic[1], third edition, Chicago: The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, →ISBN, page 9

Meroitic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly derived from Egyptian bjk (falcon).

Proper noun[edit]

bk

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Meeks, Dimitri (1973) Liste des mots méroïtiques ayant une signification connue ou supposée, Meroitic Newsletter / Bulletin d'informations méroïtiques № 13, pages 3–20