See also: hók, hök, hők, and HÖK

TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

hok

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-5 language code for Hokan languages.

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Afrikaans hok, from Dutch hok.

NounEdit

hok (plural hoks)

  1. (South Africa) A kind of small hut.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch hok.

NounEdit

hok (plural hokke, diminutive hokkie)

  1. A living shelter for domesticated animals.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: hok

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɦɔk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hok
  • Rhymes: -ɔk

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

hok n (plural hokken, diminutive hokje n)

  1. A living shelter for domesticated animals such as a kennel, cage, hut or a pen.
  2. A closet or small room.
  3. A den; a small and often dark dwelling such as a hut.
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

hok

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

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

H-insertion on ok, past tense of ake.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hok

  1. (dialectal) past tense of haka (to go; sled; glide)
    • 1953, Holtvedt, Reidar, Historier fra Krokskauen, Oslo: Aschehoug, page 132:
      hok dom, og strast føre berjhufsen hevde mann se ta, [m]en kjelken reste beint utføre så det bare vart flisa att.
      They sledded, and right before the cliff, you'd throw yourself off, but the sled raced straight down, so that there were only splinters left.