buk

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See also: Buk, búk, bûk, būk, and bük

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bukъ, apparently from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos ‎(beech tree)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m, inanimate

  1. beech (beech tree)

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Dupaninan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk

  1. hair

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

buk

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bukken
  2. imperative of bukken

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

buk

  1. First-person singular preterite of backen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of backen.

Ida'an[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English.

Noun[edit]

buk

  1. book

References[edit]

  • Nelleke Elisabeth Goudswaard, The Begak (Ida'an) language of Sabah (2005)

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

buk

  1. rafsi of bukpu.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

buki

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bukъ, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos. Cognate with Upper Sorbian buk, Polish buk, Czech buk, Russian бук ‎(buk), and Serbo-Croatian bȕkva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m

  1. beech (tree of genus Fagus)
  2. (specifically) European beech, Fagus sylvatica

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Middle Low German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon būk, from Proto-Germanic *būkaz ‎(belly, body).

Noun[edit]

bûk m ‎(genitive bukes, dative buke)

  1. stomach, belly, abdomen, torso
  2. carcass (a slaughtered animal)

Synonyms[edit]

  • lif (body, figurative for belly)
  • mage (stomach)

North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian bōk. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian bök and West Frisian boek.

Noun[edit]

buk n ‎(plural buken)

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) book

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m

  1. belly, abdomen, paunch

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bukъ

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk m inan

  1. beech (tree)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bȕka.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bȗk m ‎(Cyrillic spelling бу̑к)

  1. cascade, rapids, cataract
  2. waterfall
  3. the sound of a strong water stream

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • buk” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish būker, from Old Norse búkr, from Proto-Germanic *būkaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰōw-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk c

  1. belly
  2. abdomen
  3. paunch

Declension[edit]

Inflection of buk 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative buk buken bukar bukarna
Genitive buks bukens bukars bukarnas

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English book.

Noun[edit]

buk

  1. book

Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English book.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buk ‎(plural buks)

  1. book

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