stork

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English[edit]

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White storks.

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English stork, from Old English storc, from Proto-Germanic *sturkaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sr̥ǵos ‎(stork). Near cognates include Dutch stork, German Storch, Swedish stork, and Icelandic storkur.

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stork ‎(plural storks)

  1. A large wading bird with long legs and a long beak of the family Ciconiidae.
  2. (children's folklore) The mythical bringer of babies to families, or good news.

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish stork, from Old Norse storkr ‎(stork).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stɔːrk/, [sd̥ɒːɡ̊]

Noun[edit]

stork c (singular definite storken, plural indefinite storke)

  1. stork

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

stork

  1. indefinite accusative singular of storkur

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse storkr

Noun[edit]

stork m ‎(definite singular storken, indefinite plural storker, definite plural storkene)

  1. a stork

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse storkr

Noun[edit]

stork m ‎(definite singular storken, indefinite plural storkar, definite plural storkane)

  1. a stork

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish storker, from Old Norse storkr.

Noun[edit]

stork c

  1. (zoology) stork

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Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English stork.

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stork ‎(plural storks)

  1. (male or female) stork

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