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EnglishEdit

AdverbEdit

bak (not comparable)

  1. (text messaging) Abbreviation of back.

AnagramsEdit


AcehneseEdit

NounEdit

bak

  1. trunk (of a tree)

ReferencesEdit


AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch bak, from French bac

NounEdit

bak (plural bakke, diminutive bakkie)

  1. covered bowl, basin
  2. tub, vat

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch bakken

VerbEdit

bak (present bak, present participle bakkende, past participle gebak)

  1. to bake
  2. to fry

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Either a variant of bark, or from Proto-Albanian *bauka, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰōw (to blow, swell), close to Proto-Germanic *būkaz (belly, body), Dutch buik (belly), German Bauch (belly, stomach), Swedish buk (belly, abdomen).

NounEdit

bak m (indefinite plural baqe, definite singular baku, definite plural baqet)

  1. belly, stomach

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -ɑk
  • IPA(key): /bɑk/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From French bac

NounEdit

bak m (plural bakken, diminutive bakje n)

  1. a container, such as a box, a crate, a tray or a tub
  2. (Netherlands) a drinking vessel, usually a cup or mug
  3. (colloquial) a vehicle, a car
Derived termsEdit

(container):

(car):

DescendantsEdit
  • Sranan Tongo: baki
  • Indonesian: bak, Indonesian: baki

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

bak

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bakken
  2. imperative of bakken

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Dutch *bak, bake, baec (meat from the back of a pig), from Old Dutch *bak (back, rear), from Proto-Germanic *baką. Cognate with English back, Icelandic bak. Etymologically related to bakboord and achterbaks.

NounEdit

bak m (plural bakken, diminutive bakje n)

  1. pork: the meat of a pig
  2. a pig

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

bak m (plural bakken, diminutive bakje n)

  1. Abbreviation of versnellingsbak.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

bak m (plural bakken, diminutive bakje n)

  1. a joke, crack

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bak, from Proto-Germanic *baką.

NounEdit

bak n (genitive singular baks, plural bøk)

  1. back

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bak
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative bak bakið bøk bøkini
accusative bak bakið bøk bøkini
dative baki bakinum bøkum bøkunum
genitive baks baksins baka bakanna

See alsoEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Bock (buck)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bak (plural bakok)

  1. buck

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative bak bakok
accusative bakot bakokat
dative baknak bakoknak
instrumental bakkal bakokkal
causal-final bakért bakokért
translative bakká bakokká
terminative bakig bakokig
essive-formal bakként bakokként
essive-modal
inessive bakban bakokban
superessive bakon bakokon
adessive baknál bakoknál
illative bakba bakokba
sublative bakra bakokra
allative bakhoz bakokhoz
elative bakból bakokból
delative bakról bakokról
ablative baktól bakoktól
Possessive forms of bak
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. bakom bakjaim
2nd person sing. bakod bakjaid
3rd person sing. bakja bakjai
1st person plural bakunk bakjaink
2nd person plural bakotok bakjaitok
3rd person plural bakjuk bakjaik

Derived termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bak, from Proto-Germanic *baką.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bak n (genitive singular baks, nominative plural bök)

  1. (anatomy) back
  2. back, backside

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


IndonesianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bak/
  • Hyphenation: bak

PrepositionEdit

bak

  1. preposition to denote comparison.
    • kedua anak muda itu wajahnya mirip, bak pinang dibelah dua

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch bak (container, vessel).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɑk/
  • Hyphenation: bak

NounEdit

bak

  1. container.
  2. water container.

Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Min Nan (ba̍k, “Chinese ink”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bak/
  • Hyphenation: bak

NounEdit

bak

  1. black Chinese ink.

Etymology 4Edit

Onomatopoeic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bak/
  • Hyphenation: bak

NounEdit

bak

  1. sound of slapping or punching.


Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

Middle EnglishEdit

Noun 1Edit

bak (plural baks)

  1. back
    • c. 1300, Havelok, Havelok the Dane
      Summe putten with gleyue in bac and side, And yeuen wundes longe and wide.
  2. animal fur or pelt

Related termsEdit

Noun 2Edit

bak (plural baks)

  1. Alternative form of bakke (bat)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse bak, from Proto-Germanic *baką.

PronunciationEdit

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AdverbEdit

bak

  1. at the back, behind
    bak fram - back to front
    for langt bak - too far back / behind

PrepositionEdit

bak

  1. behind
    bak kulissene - behind the scenes

NounEdit

bak m (definite singular baken, indefinite plural baker, definite plural bakene)

  1. (anatomy) behind, bottom, backside
    et spark bak - a kick in / up the backside (etc.)
  2. back, rear, seat (of trousers)
  3. buttocks
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

bak

  1. imperative of bake

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bak, from Proto-Germanic *baką.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

bak

  1. at the back, behind
    bak fram - back to front
    for langt bak - too far back / behind

PrepositionEdit

bak

  1. behind
    bak kulissane - behind the scenes

NounEdit

bak m (definite singular baken, indefinite plural bakar, definite plural bakane)
bak n (definite singular baket, indefinite plural bak, definite plural baka)

  1. (anatomy) behind, bottom, backside
    eit spark bak - a kick in / up the backside (etc.)
  2. back, rear, seat (of trousers)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *baką.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bak n

  1. (anatomy) back
  2. back, rear part of something

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Low German: bak

PolishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bak m inan

  1. tank (especially of a motorcycle, storing fuel)

DeclensionEdit

HypernymsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish baker, from Old Norse bak, from Proto-Germanic *baką. Related to English back.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

bak (not comparable)

  1. behind, at the back

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

PrepositionEdit

bak

  1. (dated) behind, 'hind
    när månen döljer sig bak vinrankan
    when the moon hides 'hind the grape vine

NounEdit

bak n, c

  1. backside, bottom c
  2. baking n
    Inget doftar som mors bak.
    Nothing smells like mom's baking.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bak 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bak baken bakar bakarna
Genitive baks bakens bakars bakarnas
Declension of bak 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bak baket bak baken
Genitive baks bakets baks bakens

TurkishEdit

VerbEdit

bak

  1. look

TzotzilEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Zinacantán) IPA(key): /ɓäkʰ/

NounEdit

bak

  1. bone

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


ZhuangEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /paːk˧˥/
  • Tone numbers: bak7
  • Hyphenation: bak

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *paːkᴰ (mouth). Cognate with Thai ปาก (bpàak), Northern Thai ᨸᩣ᩠ᨠ, Lao ປາກ (pāk), Shan ပၢၵ်ႇ (pàak), Ahom 𑜆𑜀𑜫 (pak), Saek ป̄าก.

NounEdit

bak (old orthography bak)

  1. mouth
  2. entrance; opening
  3. account of or response to a particular issue
  4. cutting edge of a tool
  5. stitch; distance between stitches

Etymology 2Edit

From a dialect of Chinese (bǎi).

NumeralEdit

bak (old orthography bak)

  1. hundred