See also: Anka, -anka, and änka

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

anka

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あんか

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese anca.

NounEdit

anka

  1. hip (upper part of the leg)

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *onk-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂onk-, from *h₂enk-. Cognate with Lithuanian ánka (loop, ring), Proto-Slavic *ǫkotь, Ancient Greek ὄγκος (ónkos), Latin uncus, Sanskrit अङ्क (aṅká).

NounEdit

añka ?

  1. rope used to fasten a sail to a mast

ReferencesEdit

  • Derksen, Rick (2015), “anka”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 56

LithuanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *ankas, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ónkos.

NounEdit

ánka ? stress pattern 1

  1. loop, ring

Further readingEdit

  • Derksen, Rick (2015), “anka”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 56

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

anka

  1. eagle
  2. (Cuzco) bird of prey
    Synonym: aqchi

DeclensionEdit


Rwanda-RundiEdit

VerbEdit

-ânka (infinitive kwânka, perfective -ânse)

  1. (Kirundi) hate, dislike
  2. (Kirundi) reject, refuse

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaŋˌka/
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anka

NounEdit

anka c

  1. domesticated duck

DeclensionEdit

Declension of anka 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative anka ankan ankor ankorna
Genitive ankas ankans ankors ankornas

DescendantsEdit

  • Finnish: ankka

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English anchor.

NounEdit

anka

  1. anchor

VerbEdit

anka

  1. to anchor