EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cloke (plural clokes)

  1. Archaic spelling of cloak.

VerbEdit

cloke (third-person singular simple present clokes, present participle cloking, simple past and past participle cloked)

  1. Archaic spelling of cloak.

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch clocke.

NounEdit

cloke

  1. Alternative form of clokke

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Northern French cloque, from Medieval Latin clocca. Doublet of clokke.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cloke

  1. cloak, cape
DescendantsEdit
  • English: cloak
  • Scots: cloak
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Unknown.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkloːk(ə)/, /ˈkluːk(ə)/, /ˈkloːtʃ(ə)/, /ˈkluːtʃ(ə)/

NounEdit

cloke (plural clokes)

  1. claw, talon
  2. clutches, grasp
Usage notesEdit

This noun is usually only found in the plural.

DescendantsEdit
ReferencesEdit

PicardEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin clocca, from Gaulish.

NounEdit

cloke f (plural clokes)

  1. bell

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