kruk

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See also: Kruk

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kruk, from Middle Dutch crucke.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kruk (plural krukke)

  1. crutch

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /krʏk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kruk
  • Rhymes: -ʏk

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch crucke, from Old Dutch *krukka, from Frankish *krukkija, from Proto-Germanic *krukjō.

Noun[edit]

kruk f (plural krukken, diminutive krukje n)

  1. stool (piece of furniture without back or armrests)
  2. crutch (device to assist in motion)
  3. handle
Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: kruk
  • Indonesian: kruk (crutch)
  • West Frisian: kruk

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

kruk

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

Anagrams[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kruk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kruk (plural, first-person possessive krukku, second-person possessive krukmu, third-person possessive kruknya)

  1. (medicine) crutch.

Further reading[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krukъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kruk m anim (diminutive kruczek)

  1. raven, especially the common raven (Corvus corax)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kruk m inan

  1. (regional) fire iron, poker
    Synonym: pogrzebacz

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kruk m pers

  1. (Warsaw) unemployed person

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch kruk, from Middle Dutch crucke.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kruk c (plural krukken)

  1. crutch