See also: sk, Sk, -sk, .sk, -isk, sk., and s.k.

TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

SK

  1. (international standards) ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Slovakia since 1993.
    Synonym: SVK (alpha-3)
  2. (international standards, obsolete) Former ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Sikkim from 1974 to 1975.
    Synonym: SKM (alpha-3)

Usage notesEdit

In relation to its use for Sikkim, the code was deprecated in favour of IN upon the country's annexation by India.


EnglishEdit

PhraseEdit

SK

  1. (TDD) Initialism of stop keying/stop key, indicating a desire to end the conversation.
    • [1974 December, Leo Dicker, “Suggested Procedures for Using Telecommunication Devices”, in Jess M. Smith, editor, The Deaf American[1], volume 27, number 4, page 9:
      When either of the two people is ready to end the conversation, this is done by typing at the end of a sentence—“SK OR GA” (stop key or go ahead).]
    • [2002, “Calling & Answering”, in Using Your Superprint PRO80 LVD[2], first edition, Ultratec, page 20:
      GA OR SK "go ahead or stop keying"]

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

SK

  1. (handbells) Abbreviation of shake.

NounEdit

SK (plural SKs)

  1. (Canada) Initialism of senior kindergarten.

Proper nounEdit

SK

  1. Abbreviation of Saskatchewan., a province of Canada
    Synonyms: Sask, Sask.
    Coordinate terms: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE, QC, YT
  2. Initialism of South Korea., a country in Asia
  3. Initialism of Sunkyong., a company from South Korea

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

SK ?

  1. Abbreviation of Saskatchewan., a province of Canada
    Synonym: Sask.

TagalogEdit

Proper nounEdit

SK

  1. Initialism of Sangguniang Kabataan.