geluk

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch geluk, from Middle Dutch geluc, further origin unknown. Found only in West Germanic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

geluk (uncountable)

  1. luck, good luck
  2. happiness

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch geluc, further origin unknown. Found only in West Germanic. More at German Glück (joy, bliss, luck).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣəˈlʏk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ge‧luk
  • Rhymes: -ʏk

Noun[edit]

geluk n (plural gelukken, diminutive gelukje n)

  1. luck, good luck
  2. happiness

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: geluk
  • Sranan Tongo: koloku