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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗuuk ~ *ɗuk (boat; canoe). Cognate with Halang dùk, Vietnamese nốc, Ngeq tṳuk.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ទូក
dūk
WT romanisation tuuk
(standard) IPA(key) /tuːk/

NounEdit

ទូក (tuuk)

  1. boat, sampan, canoe (especially boats without motors)
  2. bamboo toy canoe used for racing
  3. (chess) rook

Derived termsEdit