kurk

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kurk, from Spanish corcho, ultimately from Latin cortex.

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Noun[edit]

kurk (plural kurke)

  1. cork

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish corcho, ultimately from Latin cortex. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʏrk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kurk
  • Rhymes: -ʏrk

Noun[edit]

kurk n (plural kurken, diminutive kurkje n)

  1. cork (material)

Noun[edit]

kurk m (plural kurken, diminutive [please provide])

  1. cork (stop of a bottle)

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kurkku, from Proto-Germanic *kwerkō. Cognates include Finnish kurkku.

Noun[edit]

kurk (genitive kurgu, partitive kurku)

  1. throat
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German Gurke.

Noun[edit]

kurk (genitive kurgi, partitive kurki)

  1. cucumber
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Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kurkku.

Noun[edit]

kurk

  1. throat

Ludian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kurkku.

Noun[edit]

kurk

  1. throat

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kurkku.

Noun[edit]

kurk

  1. throat

Westrobothnian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kurk m (definite singular kurtjęn, definite plural kurka)

  1. a cork
Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

kurk (preterite kurkę)

  1. to cork