kelk

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

kelk (third-person singular simple present kelks, present participle kelking, simple past and past participle kelked)

  1. (Britain, dialectal, obsolete, transitive) To beat.

Noun[edit]

kelk (plural kelks)

  1. (Britain, dialectal, obsolete) A stroke; a blow.

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch kelc, from Old Dutch kelik, from Latin calix.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ɛlk
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kelk m (plural kelken, diminutive kelkje n)

  1. calyx, chalice