vuku

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Jamtish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vika, from Proto-Germanic *wikǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²ʋoː.ko/, /²ʋɞː.kɛ/, /²ʋʉː.kʉ/

Noun[edit]

vuku f

  1. week

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Metaphony of another form, viku, originally also the oblique singular form of Old Norse vika (week). Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *wikǭ. A similar metaphony seems to have taken place with Old English wucu. Akin to English week.

Noun[edit]

vuku f (definite singular vukua, indefinite plural vukuer, definite plural vukuene)

  1. (dialectal) alternative form of veke f (week)

Etymology 2[edit]

Metaphony of another form, vòku, from Old Norse vǫku, oblique cases singular of vaka.

Noun[edit]

vuku f (definite singular vuko, indefinite plural vukur, definite plural vukune)

  1. (Midlandsnormalen) form removed with the spelling reform of 1917; superseded by voke

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Rotokas[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

vuku

  1. full (stomach)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Tok Pisin buk, from English book, from Middle English booke, from Old English bōc, from Proto-Germanic *bōks, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos.

Noun[edit]

vuku

  1. book

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

vuku

  1. dative/locative singular of vuk

Verb[edit]

vuku (Cyrillic spelling вуку)

  1. third-person plural present indicative of vući