werk

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

werk (plural werks)

  1. Obsolete form of work.

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch werk (noun) and werken (verb).

Noun[edit]

werk (plural werke, diminutive werkie)

  1. work

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

werk (present werk, present participle werkende, past participle gewerk)

  1. work

Related terms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *werk, from Proto-Germanic *werką, from Proto-Indo-European *wérǵom.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

werk n (plural werken, diminutive werkje n)

  1. work

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

werk

  1. first-person singular present indicative of werken
  2. imperative of werken

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

werk (plural werks)

  1. work

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *werką, whence also Old High German werc, Old Norse verk.

Noun[edit]

werk n

  1. work

Declension[edit]