gauk

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Lithuanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

gauk

  1. second-person singular imperative of gauti.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gaukr.

Noun[edit]

gauk m (definite singular gauken, indefinite plural gaukar, definite plural gaukane)

  1. a cuckoo, Cuculus canorus
    • 1860, Aasmund Olavsson Vinje, "Vaaren":
      Enno ei Gong den Velsignad eg fekk, at Gauken eg høyrde; []
      Once again I was granted the blessing to hear the cuckoo; []
  2. one who sells liquor illegally

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