dak

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See also: Dak, daK, đak, ɗák, and Dak.

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

dak

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-2 & ISO 639-3 language code for Dakota.

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hindustani डाक / ڈاک(ḍāk).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɑːk/, /dɔːk/
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  • Rhymes: -ɑːk, -ɔːk

Noun[edit]

dak (plural daks)

  1. (South Asia) A post system by means of transport relays of horses stationed at intervals along a route or network, carrying mail and passengers.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch dak, from Old Dutch *thak, from Proto-Germanic *þaką, from Proto-Indo-European *teg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dak (plural dakke, diminutive dakkie)

  1. roof

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *dauka, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰew-, further related to Lithuanian dvékti (to breathe), dvākas (breath). Related to dash.[1]

Noun[edit]

dak m (indefinite plural daqe, definite singular daku, definite plural daqet)

  1. big ram

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “dak”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 54

Central Nicobarese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (2002), page 80: In Car-Nicobarese mak. Central Nic. dak, Chowra rak, 'water', []
  • Heinz-Jürgen Pinnow, The Position of the Munda Languages within the Austroasiatic Language Family (1963), page 149: Nancowry daak

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch dac, from Old Dutch thak, from Proto-West Germanic *þak, from Proto-Germanic *þaką, from Proto-Indo-European *teg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dak n (plural daken, diminutive dakje n or daakje n)

  1. roof

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: dak
  • Negerhollands: dak
  • Caribbean Hindustani: dák
  • Caribbean Javanese: dag
  • Indonesian: dak
  • Papiamentu: dak
  • Sranan Tongo: daki

Eastern Mnong[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bahnaric /*ɗaːk/, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗaak

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. water
  2. lake

Derived terms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch dak (roof), from Middle Dutch dac, from Old Dutch thak, from Proto-Germanic *þaką, from Proto-Indo-European *teg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdak]
  • Hyphenation: dak

Noun[edit]

dak (first-person possessive dakku, second-person possessive dakmu, third-person possessive daknya)

  1. (engineering) roof, the top external level of a building.

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Kharia[edit]

Etymology[edit]

For Munda cognates, see Mundari दाः (dāḥ).

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (2002), page 80

Korwa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

For Munda cognates, see Mundari दाः (dāḥ).

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (2002), page 80

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with tidak, tak, from Proto-Malayic *daʔ (compare Indonesian tidak), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *diaq.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dak

  1. (informal) not (negates meaning of verb)
    Saya dak mahu makan.
    I don't want to eat.
  2. (informal) not (To no degree)
    Buku itu dak mahal.
    That book is not expensive.

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ذَاكَ(ḏāka).

Determiner[edit]

dak (feminine dik, plural dawk)

  1. that

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English duck, from Middle English doke, ducke, dukke, dokke, douke, duke, from Old English duce, dūce (duck, literally dipper, diver, ducker), from Old English *dūcan (to dip, dive, duck), from Proto-Germanic *dūkaną (to dive, bend down).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. a duck

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Semai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Aslian [Term?], from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗak (trap; to trap).

Noun[edit]

dak [1]

  1. trap

References[edit]

  1. ^ Basrim bin Ngah Aching (2008) Kamus Engròq Semay – Engròq Malaysia, Kamus Bahasa Semai – Bahasa Malaysia, Bangi: Institut Alam dan Tamadun Melayu, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Semelai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Aslian [Term?], from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗaak (water, liquid).

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Nicole Kruspe, A Grammar of Semelai (2004)

Wutunhua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Tibetan སྟག (stag).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dak

  1. tiger

References[edit]

  • Erika Sandman (2016) A Grammar of Wutun[1], University of Helsinki (PhD), →ISBN