DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrkən

NounEdit

berken

  1. Plural form of berk

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EtymologyEdit

From Old English beorcan, from Proto-West Germanic *berkan, from Proto-Germanic *berkaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

berken

  1. To bark (make a sound characteristic of a dog)
  2. To grumble or whine; to utter complaints or insults.

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: bark
  • Scots: berk, bark

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