rok

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See also: ROK, Rok, ròk, rök, and rǫk

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok (plural roks)

  1. Alternative form of roc

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch rok, from Middle Dutch roc, from Old Dutch rok, from Proto-Germanic *rukkaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok (plural rokke, diminutive rokkie)

  1. A dress.

Descendants[edit]

  • Sotho: roko
  • Xhosa: ilokhwe

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Irish rucas (pride, arrogance). Possibly borrowed into English as rogue.[1]

Adjective[edit]

rok

  1. arrogant
  2. hard

References[edit]

  1. ^ Walter W[illiam] Skeat (1910) , “ROGUE”, in An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language, new (4th) revised and enlarged edition, Oxford, Oxfordshire: At the Clarendon Press, published 1963, OCLC 713911278.

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rokъ. Cognate with Slovak rok, Polish rok, Old Church Slavonic рокъ (rokŭ), Russian срок (srok), Ukrainian рік (rik) and Serbo-Croatian rȍk.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rok/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ok

Noun[edit]

rok m inan

  1. year, the time it takes a planetary body to complete one revolution around a star
  2. (sciences) year, exactly 365.25 days
  3. year, a period between set dates that denotes a year
    v tomto rocethis year
  4. year, a scheduled part of a year spent in a given activity

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch roc, from Old Dutch rok, from Proto-Germanic *rukkaz.

Noun[edit]

rok m (plural rokken, diminutive rokje n)

  1. skirt (clothing)
  2. full dress, white tie (formal clothing)
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok m (plural rokken, diminutive rokje n)

  1. Alternative form of rokken

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. roc (mythical bird)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often used in the form rok-lintu ("roc-bird").

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rok (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative rok rokit
genitive rokin rokien
partitive rokia rokeja
illative rokiin rokeihin
singular plural
nominative rok rokit
accusative nom. rok rokit
gen. rokin
genitive rokin rokien
partitive rokia rokeja
inessive rokissa rokeissa
elative rokista rokeista
illative rokiin rokeihin
adessive rokilla rokeilla
ablative rokilta rokeilta
allative rokille rokeille
essive rokina rokeina
translative rokiksi rokeiksi
instructive rokein
abessive rokitta rokeitta
comitative rokeineen
Possessive forms of rok (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person rokini rokimme
2nd person rokisi rokinne
3rd person rokinsa

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok n (genitive singular roks, nominative plural rok)

  1. storm, whole gale

Declension[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch rok, from Middle Dutch roc, from Old Dutch rok, from Proto-Germanic *rukkaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrɔk]
  • Hyphenation: rok

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. skirt (clothing)
  2. full dress, white tie (formal clothing)

Etymology 2[edit]

From English rock.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrɔk]
  • Hyphenation: rok

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. (music) rock, a style of music characterized by basic drum-beat, generally 4/4 riffs, based on (usually electric) guitar, bass guitar, drums and vocals.

Further reading[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

rok

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of rakt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of rakt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of rakt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of rakt

Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish rokka.

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. soup

Maranao[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. soul

Related terms[edit]

  • roh (spirit)

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok n (definite singular roket, indefinite plural rok, definite plural roka or rokene)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2005; superseded by rokk

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok n (definite singular roket, indefinite plural rok, definite plural roka)

  1. alternative spelling of rokk

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *rauki, from Proto-Germanic *raukiz, whence also Old English rēc, Old Frisian rēk, Old Dutch rouc, Old High German rouh, Old Norse reykr.

Noun[edit]

rōk m

  1. smoke

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rokъ.[1] Cognate with Russian срок (srok), Czech, Serbo-Croatian, Slovak, and Slovene rok.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok m inan

  1. year
    w zeszłym rokulast year
    w przyszłym rokunext year

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok m inan

  1. (Upper Silesia) skirt (article of clothing)
  2. (obsolete) court case
  3. (obsolete) engagement, betrothal

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 438

Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rokъ. Cognate with Russian срок (srok) and Polish rok.

Noun[edit]

rȍk m (Cyrillic spelling ро̏к)

  1. deadline
  2. term, date (period during which something ought to be performed or completed)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From English rock.

Noun[edit]

rȍk m (Cyrillic spelling ро̏к)

  1. (uninflected) rock and roll

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rokъ. Cognate with Russian срок (srok), Czech, Polish, Serbo-Croatian, and Slovene rok.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok m (genitive singular roka, roku, nominative plural roky, genitive plural rokov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. year
    Nový rok New Year’s Day
    roku Pána anno Domini

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rok in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Noun[edit]

rok (rôk)

Etymology 1[edit]

  1. genitive plural of roka
  2. genitive dual of roka

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rokъ.

Noun[edit]

rok (rók)

  1. deadline
  2. term, date (period during which something ought to be performed or completed)



Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Finnish rokko.

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. pox (disease)

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From räka.

Noun[edit]

rok

  1. A lounger, loafer.