kayak

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English[edit]

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A modern kayak.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Inuktitut ᖃᔭᖅ (qajaq, man's boat) (Inuvialuktun), from Proto-Eskimo *qyaq.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈkaɪˌæk/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kayak (plural kayaks)

  1. A type of small boat, covered over by a surface deck, powered by the occupant or occupants using a double-bladed paddle in a sitting position, from a hole in the surface deck

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Verb[edit]

kayak (third-person singular simple present kayaks, present participle kayaking, simple past and past participle kayaked)

  1. (intransitive) To use a kayak, to travel or race in a kayak.
    Kayaking is an Olympic sport.
  2. (transitive) To traverse a body of water by kayak.
    On a dare, he kayaked the Harlem River in New York from Hell's Gate to Spyten Duyvil.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English kayak, borrowed from Inuktitut ᖃᔭᖅ (qajaq, man's boat) (Inuvialuktun), from Proto-Eskimo *qyaq.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧yak

Noun[edit]

kayak

  1. a kayak

Noun[edit]

kayak

  1. to ride a kayak

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kayak

  1. kayak

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Inuktitut (Inuvialuktun) ᖃᔭᖅ (qajaq, man's boat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kayak m (plural kayaks)

  1. kayak

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Italian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inuktitut (Inuvialuktun) ᖃᔭᖅ (qajaq, man's boat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ka.ˈjak/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧yàk

Noun[edit]

kayak m (invariable)

  1. kayak

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English kayak.

Noun[edit]

kayak m (plural kayaks)

  1. (Jersey) kayak

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kayak m (plural kayaks)

  1. kayak

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From kaymak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧yak

Noun[edit]

kayak (definite accusative kayağı, plural kayaklar)

  1. ski

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative kayak
Definite accusative kayağı
Singular Plural
Nominative kayak kayaklar
Definite accusative kayağı kayakları
Dative kayağa kayaklara
Locative kayakta kayaklarda
Ablative kayaktan kayaklardan
Genitive kayağın kayakların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular kayağım kayaklarım
2nd singular kayağın kayakların
3rd singular kayağı kayakları
1st plural kayağımız kayaklarımız
2nd plural kayağınız kayaklarınız
3rd plural kayakları kayakları

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

kayak (plural kayaks)

  1. kayak

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