deuk

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Possibly formed from duiken by analogy with reuk and ruiken, but the semantics are doubtful.[1]

Noun[edit]

deuk f ‎(plural deuken, diminutive deukje n)

  1. dent

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippa, M.; Debrabandere, F.; Quak, A.; Schoonheim, T.; Van der Sijs, N. (2003–2009), “deuk”, in Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /djuk/, /dʒuk/, /dʒʌk/

Noun[edit]

deuk ‎(plural deuks)

  1. (bird): duck