hok

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See also: hök and hők

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Afrikaans hok, from Dutch hok.

Noun[edit]

hok (plural hoks)

  1. (South Africa) A kind of small hut.

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch hok.

Noun[edit]

hok (plural hokke, diminutive hokkie)

  1. A living shelter for domesticated animals.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: hok

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɦɔk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hok
  • Rhymes: -ɔk

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

hok n (plural hokken, diminutive hokje n)

  1. A living shelter for domesticated animals such as a kennel, cage, hut or a pen.
  2. A closet or small room.
  3. A den; a small and often dark dwelling such as a hut.
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: hok
    • English: hok

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

hok

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