werk

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

werk ‎(plural werks)

  1. Obsolete form of work.

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

werk ‎(plural werke, diminutive werkie)

  1. work
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch werken, from Middle Dutch werken, from Old Dutch wirken, wirkon ‎(to work, make), from Proto-Germanic *wirkijaną ‎(to work, make), from Proto-Indo-European *werǵ-, *wreǵ- ‎(to work, act).

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 (clarification of this Dutch definition is being sought)

Synonyms[edit]

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]

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

Noun[edit]

werk n

  1. work

Declension[edit]