borka

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See also: Børka

Abinomn[edit]

Noun[edit]

borka

  1. breadfruit

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بُرْكَة(burka).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

borka f (plural borok)

  1. duck
    Synonym: papra
  2. (figuratively) lazy person

Usage notes[edit]

  • Many sources make a distinction between papra (duck) and borka (wild duck). However it is unclear whether the latter gloss refers to the mallard or to other wild-living birds of the family Anatidae. At any rate the mallard is also commonly called papra.

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bòːrka/, /bóːrka/

Noun[edit]

bọ̄rka f

  1. fighter (military)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. bórka
gen. sing. bórke
singular dual plural
nominative bórka bórki bórke
accusative bórko bórki bórke
genitive bórke bórk bórk
dative bórki bórkama bórkam
locative bórki bórkah bórkah
instrumental bórko bórkama bórkami

Further reading[edit]

  • borka”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran