gaukr

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gaukaz, akin to Old English ġēac, Old High German gouh.

NounEdit

gaukr m

  1. cuckoo
Derived termsEdit
  • gaukmánaðr ('cuckoo-month', the first summer month)

DescendantsEdit

  • Norwegian (nynorsk): gauk m
  • Swedish: gök c
Last modified on 29 January 2014, at 16:19