sarki

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See also: särki, sarķī, sarķi, şarkı, and Sarki

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hausa sarkī.

Noun[edit]

sarki (plural sarkis)

  1. (Nigeria) The emir of a Hausa-Fulani emirate.

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Sarkin Kano Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. (Emir of Kano Sanusi Lamido Sanusi.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sáɽ.kíː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [sáɽ.cíː]

Noun[edit]

sarkī m (feminine saraunìyā, plural sarākunā̀ or sàràkai, possessed form sarkin)

  1. emir, king, chief
  2. boss, leader
  3. (card games) ace

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃɒrki]
  • Hyphenation: sar‧ki
  • Rhymes: -ki

Etymology 1[edit]

sark (pole) +‎ -i (adjective-forming suffix)

Adjective[edit]

sarki (not comparable)

  1. polar, arctic
    sarki fényaurora
    a hosszú sarki éjszakathe long polar night
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -a-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sarki sarkiak
accusative sarkit sarkiakat
dative sarkinak sarkiaknak
instrumental sarkival sarkiakkal
causal-final sarkiért sarkiakért
translative sarkivá sarkiakká
terminative sarkiig sarkiakig
essive-formal sarkiként sarkiakként
essive-modal
inessive sarkiban sarkiakban
superessive sarkin sarkiakon
adessive sarkinál sarkiaknál
illative sarkiba sarkiakba
sublative sarkira sarkiakra
allative sarkihoz sarkiakhoz
elative sarkiból sarkiakból
delative sarkiról sarkiakról
ablative sarkitól sarkiaktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
sarkié sarkiaké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
sarkiéi sarkiakéi
Derived terms[edit]
Compound words
Expressions

Etymology 2[edit]

sarok (corner; heel) +‎ -i (adjective-forming suffix)

Adjective[edit]

sarki (not comparable)

  1. corner (attributive)
    sarki lámpaoszlopcorner lamp post
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -a-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sarki sarkiak
accusative sarkit sarkiakat
dative sarkinak sarkiaknak
instrumental sarkival sarkiakkal
causal-final sarkiért sarkiakért
translative sarkivá sarkiakká
terminative sarkiig sarkiakig
essive-formal sarkiként sarkiakként
essive-modal
inessive sarkiban sarkiakban
superessive sarkin sarkiakon
adessive sarkinál sarkiaknál
illative sarkiba sarkiakba
sublative sarkira sarkiakra
allative sarkihoz sarkiakhoz
elative sarkiból sarkiakból
delative sarkiról sarkiakról
ablative sarkitól sarkiaktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
sarkié sarkiaké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
sarkiéi sarkiakéi

Further reading[edit]


Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

sarki

  1. plural of sarko

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

sarki

  1. 2nd person singular past indicative form of sarkt

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English shark.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sarki

  1. shark