pak

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pak (plural paks)

  1. (marketing) Deliberate misspelling of pack.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Variant of mpak (I paralize, I'm shocked) (m +‎ pak).

Connected to pikë (drop). Which is used in methaphorical curses (directed at enemies or people that speak out what should've stay unspoken); cf. " rëntë pika" (optative: 'may the sun spot fall upon to you') - wishing a person paralysis or even worse, immediate death caused by cerebral hemorrhage. Similar to English "drop dead".

Verb[edit]

pak (first-person singular past tense paka, participle pakur)

  1. I paralize, pass out, appall, mortify (not being able to see, speak or move)
  2. I am shocked (because of bad, devastating news; tragic cases like death of a family member or friend)
    E pakën vuajtjet.
    The sufferings paralized (her/him).
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Antonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
  • pakt (fainted, unconscious.) (Gheg) [1]

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin paucus (few, little).

Determiner[edit]

pak

  1. few

Adverb[edit]

pak

  1. few, little
  2. a little, a bit
    Kuptoj pak shqip.
    I speak a little Albanian.
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Further reading[edit]

  • [1] verb: pak (engl.: 'paralize') - aorist: paka, participle pakur • "Fjalor Shqip" (Albanian Dictionary)
  • [2] adverb: pak (engl.: 'few, (a) litte/bit') • "Fjalor Shqip" (Albanian Dictionary)
  • [3] particle: pak (engl.: 'few') • "Fjalor Shqip" (Albanian Dictionary)
  • [4] (indef.) pronoun: pak • "Fjalor Shqip" (Albanian Dictionary)

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

pak

  1. then

Further reading[edit]

  • pak in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • pak in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

pak

  1. imperative of pakke

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch pac, from Old Dutch [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *pakkô.

Noun[edit]

pak n (plural pakken, diminutive pakje n)

  1. package
  2. suit (set of clothes)
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Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: pak
  • French: paquet
  • Indonesian: pak
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: paki

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

pak

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

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Clipping of bapak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpaʔ]
  • Hyphenation: pak

Noun[edit]

pak (first-person possessive pakku, second-person possessive pakmu, third-person possessive paknya)

  1. (slightly informal, between two speakers) sir

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch pak, from Middle Dutch pac, from Old Dutch [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *pakkô. Doublet of paket.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpak]
  • Hyphenation: pak

Noun[edit]

pak

  1. package

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Dutch pacht (lease), from Middle Dutch pacht, from Latin pactum. Doublet of pakta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpak]
  • Hyphenation: pak

Noun[edit]

pak

  1. lease right.
    Synonym: pajak

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Min Nan: (pa̍k)

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

pak

  1. however, nevertheless, but

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pak

  1. second-person singular imperative of paken

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English *pæcca and/or Middle Dutch pak, packe; both ultimately from Proto-Germanic *pakkô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pak (plural pakkes)

  1. A bundle, pack or package; a collection of items packaged together.
  2. A case or pack; a soft container for storage of goods.
  3. A load; something which is carried.
  4. A group, band lot of people or animals.

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of pak – see (“north; northern; to be defeated; to fail; etc.”).
(This character, pak, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Phalura[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

pak (Perso-Arabic spelling پک)

  1. Co-lexicalized intensifier

References[edit]

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[5], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pak f

  1. genitive plural of paka

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pakъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

pȁk (Cyrillic spelling па̏к)

  1. however, on the other hand
    S druge pak strane, možda je u pravu.On the other hand, he might be right.
    To je pak drugačije.That's different though.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • pak” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Etymology 2[edit]

From English puck.

Noun[edit]

pȁk m (Cyrillic spelling па̏к)

  1. puck
    Pokazao je vrhunsku koordinaciju i zakucao pak u mrežu.He showed excellent coordination and put the puck in the net.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • pak” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Etymology 3[edit]

Shortened form of šúpak.

Noun[edit]

pȁk m (Cyrillic spelling па̏к)

  1. (vulgar) asshole, anus
    On je običan pak, jebeš njega.He's just an asshole, fuck him.
    Kakav pak.What an asshole.

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Declension[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adverb[edit]

pak (Cyrillic spelling пак)

  1. (Kajkavian) again
    • 1933, Dragutin Domjanić, Clair-obscur:
      Težko bu ti, znam oditi, pak bu taki dan. Zakaj mora pri nas ziti sunce tak zaran?!
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian پاک(pâk).

Adjective[edit]

pak

  1. pure
  2. clean