jak

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See also: Jak, -jak, -ják, and јак

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak (plural jaks)

  1. Alternative form of jack (the tree Mangifera caesia)

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Acehnese[edit]

Verb[edit]

jak

  1. to walk

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Czech[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jako.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jak/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ak

Adverb[edit]

jak

  1. how
    Jak se máš/máte? - How are you?

Conjunction[edit]

jak

  1. as
    jak Petr tak Pavel - both Peter and Paul
    jak se do lesa volá, tak se z lesa ozývá

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag),[1] from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak m

  1. yak (mammal)
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "jak²" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak m (plural jaks, diminutive jakje n)

  1. yak, the ox-like Himalayan bovine, Bos grunniens
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with English jacket.

Noun[edit]

jak n (plural jakken, diminutive jakje n)

  1. tight upper body garment

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak (plural jakok)

  1. yak

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative jak jakok
accusative jakot jakokat
dative jaknak jakoknak
instrumental jakkal jakokkal
causal-final jakért jakokért
translative jakká jakokká
terminative jakig jakokig
essive-formal jakként jakokként
essive-modal
inessive jakban jakokban
superessive jakon jakokon
adessive jaknál jakoknál
illative jakba jakokba
sublative jakra jakokra
allative jakhoz jakokhoz
elative jakból jakokból
delative jakról jakokról
ablative jaktól jakoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
jaké jakoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
jakéi jakokéi
Possessive forms of jak
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. jakom jakjaim
2nd person sing. jakod jakjaid
3rd person sing. jakja jakjai
1st person plural jakunk jakjaink
2nd person plural jakotok jakjaitok
3rd person plural jakjuk jakjaik

Kalo Finnish Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak f (genitive jakkako, nominative plural jakka, genitive plural jakkengo)

  1. (anatomy) eye

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Kashubian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jako.

Adverb[edit]

jak

  1. how

Conjunction[edit]

jak

  1. how

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jako.

Pronoun[edit]

jak

  1. how
    Jak masz na imię?
    What's your name? (informal)
    Jak się masz?
    How are you? (informal)
    Jak to zrobiłeś?
    How did you do that?
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Conjunction[edit]

jak

  1. as
    Jak widać, jeszcze nie skończyłam.
    As you can see, I haven't finished yet.
    Jego ojciec jest silny jak wół.
    His father is strong as an ox.
  2. like
    Wyglądasz jak obcokrajowiec.
    You look like a foreigner.
  3. (colloquial) when; replaces kiedy, gdy
    Jak byłem w lesie, to widziałem niedźwiedzia.
    When I was in the forest, I saw a bear.
  4. (colloquial) if; replaces jeśli, jeżeli
    Jak będziesz dalej tak robiła, to w końcu cię rzuci.
    If you keep doing that, he'll eventually dump you.
  5. (colloquial) than; replaces niż
    Typ nie miał więcej jak metr sześćdziesiąt.
    The guy was no taller than five feet three.

Etymology 2[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Noun[edit]

jak m anim

  1. yak (mammal)
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jak in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • jak in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *akъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jȃk (definite jȃkī, comparative jȁčī, Cyrillic spelling ја̑к)

  1. strong
Declension[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jȁk m (Cyrillic spelling ја̏к)

  1. yak (ox-like mammal)
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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ (sheep, yak)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak m (genitive singular jaka, nominative plural jaky, genitive plural jakov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. yak

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jak in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jȃk m anim

  1. yak (ox-like mammal)

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. ják
gen. sing. jáka
singular dual plural
nominative ják jáka jáki
accusative jáka jáka jáke
genitive jáka jákov jákov
dative jáku jákoma jákom
locative jáku jákih jákih
instrumental jákom jákoma jáki

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Noun[edit]

jak c

  1. a yak, an ox-like mammal

Declension[edit]

Declension of jak 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative jak jaken jakar jakarna
Genitive jaks jakens jakars jakarnas

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

jak (nominative plural jaks)

  1. shark

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