toki

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See also: Tóki, töki, and токи

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 朱鷺 (toki).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtəʊki/, /ˈtoʊki/

Noun[edit]

toki (plural tokis)

  1. The Japanese crested ibis, Nipponia nippon.
    • 1934, Frederic de Garis and Atsuharu Sakai, We Japanese[1], page 354:
      The Toki or Japanese crested ibis (ibis nippon) is an almost extinct kind of bird resembling the heron.
    • 1988, Look Japan[2], volume 34, page 118:
      The few remaining toki live on Sado Island in Japan and in China.
    • 2015, T. Turner, Japan Travel Guide 2017[3]:
      Sado is home of the Toki (Japanese Crested Ibis), however there are no wild Ibis left in Sado[.]

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the suffix -toki.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toki inan

  1. place
    Synonym: leku
  2. position
  3. surroundings

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ -toki” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk

Further reading[edit]

  • toki” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • toki” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

toki

  1. booty, spoils (of war)
  2. trophy

toki (tokitoki) (reduplicative form)

  1. migration
  2. removal of or the act of removing one's goods from one's home

Verb[edit]

toki

  1. to remove one's goods from one's home

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Swedish dock.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoki/, [ˈt̪o̞ki]
  • Rhymes: -oki
  • Syllabification: to‧ki

Adverb[edit]

toki

  1. sure, certainly
    Autan toki.
    Sure, I'll help.

Interjection[edit]

toki

  1. certainly, by all means, sure

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

toki

  1. Rōmaji transcription of とき
  2. Rōmaji transcription of トキ

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

toki

  1. axe

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

toki (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. Mapuche leader during times of war, commander.
  2. Ceremonial axe of power.
  3. axe

O'odham[edit]

Noun[edit]

toki

  1. cotton
  2. cotton plant

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toki m inan

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of tok

Shona[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English turkey.

Noun[edit]

tokí 9 (plural tokí 10)

  1. turkey
    Synonym: garikuni

Tokelauan[edit]

Te toki (1).
Te toki (2).

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *toki. Cognates include Hawaiian koʻi and Samoan to'i.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈto.ki/
  • Hyphenation: to‧ki

Noun[edit]

toki

  1. axe
  2. adze

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[4], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 393

Tongan[edit]

E toki (1).
E toki (2).

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *toki. Cognates include Hawaiian koʻi and Niuean toki.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈto.ki/
  • Hyphenation: to‧ki

Noun[edit]

toki

  1. axe
  2. adze

References[edit]

  • Bilingual Dictionary for ESL Beginners[5], New South Wales Department of Education and Training, 2001, →ISBN, page 4

Yami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese (toki, time).

Noun[edit]

toki

  1. watch
  2. time