slurk

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the obsolete slurke (to slurp, swig), probably an onomatopoeia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /slurk/, [sluɐ̯ɡ̊], [sluɐ̯ˀɡ̊]

NounEdit

slurk c (singular definite slurken, plural indefinite slurke)

  1. gulp, swallow (amount swallowed)
  2. sip (small mouthful of drink)
  3. pull, swig, draught ([large] amount of liquid that is drunk in one swallow)
  4. slurp (mouthful of liquid)

InflectionEdit

Last modified on 21 September 2013, at 07:07