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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

jak (plural jaks)

  1. Alternative form of jack (the tree Mangifera caesia)

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


AcehneseEdit

VerbEdit

jak

  1. to walk

ReferencesEdit


CzechEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *jako.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jak/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ak

AdverbEdit

jak

  1. how
    Jak se máš/máte? - How are you?

ConjunctionEdit

jak

  1. as
    jak Petr tak Pavel - both Peter and Paul
    jak se do lesa volá, tak se z lesa ozývá

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag),[1] from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jak m

  1. yak (mammal)
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "jak²" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1Edit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

jak m (plural jaks, diminutive jakje n)

  1. yak, the ox-like Himalayan bovine, Bos grunniens
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

cognate with jacket

NounEdit

jak n (plural jakken, diminutive jakje n)

  1. tight upper body garment

HungarianEdit

KashubianEdit

AdverbEdit

jak

  1. how

ConjunctionEdit

jak

  1. how

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jako.

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronounEdit

jak

  1. how
    Jak masz na imię?
    What's your name? (informal)
    Jak się masz?
    How are you? (informal)
    Jak to zrobiłeś?
    How did you do that?
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ConjunctionEdit

jak

  1. as
    Jak widać, jeszcze nie skończyłam.
    As you can see, I haven't finished yet.
    Jego ojciec jest silny jak wół.
    His father is strong as an ox.
  2. like
    Wyglądasz jak obcokrajowiec.
    You look like a foreigner.
  3. (colloquial) when; replaces kiedy, gdy
    Jak byłem w lesie, to widziałem niedźwiedzia.
    When I was in the forest, I saw me a bear.
  4. (colloquial) if; replaces jeśli, jeżeli
    Jak będziesz dalej tak robiła, to w końcu cię rzuci.
    If you keep doing that, he'll eventually dump you.
  5. (colloquial) than; replaces niż
    Typ nie miał więcej jak metr sześćdziesiąt.
    The guy was no taller than five feet three.

Etymology 2Edit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

NounEdit

jak m anim

  1. yak (mammal)
DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • jak”, in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN, (Please provide a date or year)
  • jak in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *akъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

jȃk (definite jȃkī, comparative jȁčī, Cyrillic spelling ја̑к)

  1. strong
DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jȁk m (Cyrillic spelling ја̏к)

  1. yak (ox-like mammal)
DeclensionEdit

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ (sheep, yak)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jak m (genitive singular jaka, nominative plural jaky, genitive plural jakov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. yak

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • jak in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jȃk m anim

  1. yak (ox-like mammal)

InflectionEdit

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. ják
gen. sing. jáka
singular dual plural
nominative ják jáka jáki
accusative jáka jáka jáke
genitive jáka jákov jákov
dative jáku jákoma jákom
locative jáku jákih jákih
instrumental jákom jákoma jáki

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

NounEdit

jak c

  1. a yak, an ox-like mammal

DeclensionEdit

Declension of jak 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative jak jaken jakar jakarna
Genitive jaks jakens jakars jakarnas

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VolapükEdit

NounEdit

jak (plural jaks)

  1. shark

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit