Quark

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kvaʁk/, [kʋaʁk] (standard)
  • IPA(key): /kvaːk/ (common, especially northern and central Germany)
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  • Homophone: quak (nonstandard)

Etymology 1Edit

From late Middle High German twarc, from a West Slavic language (compare Polish twaróg), from Proto-Slavic *tvarogъ.

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NounEdit

Quark m ‎(genitive Quarks or Quarkes, no plural)

  1. quark (cheese)
  2. (informal) rubbish, nonsense, baloney
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Etymology 2Edit

From English quark.

NounEdit

Quark n ‎(genitive Quarks, plural Quarks)

  1. a quark (particle)
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