See also: čuka, cūka, cūkā, and чука

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay cuka (vinegar, sour).

  1. Perhaps from Sanskrit चुक्र (cukra, sourness; fruit vinegar), through assimilation of liquid consonants r and l to a preceding stop, nasal, sibilant, or v, in Prakrit such as Pali, with cognate such as Bengali চুকা (cuka, sour, acid) or
  2. Min Nan (chhò͘, vinegar), or
  3. Persian سرکا‏(serkâ, vinegar).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃu.ka/
  • Hyphenation: cu‧ka

NounEdit

cuka

  1. vinegar

Further readingEdit


VolapükEdit

NounEdit

cuka

  1. genitive singular of cuk