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EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Uncertain, possibly from the English jerkin and ultimately to be traced back to the Old French journée or journade. In the sense 'clothing' first found in 1691. In the 19th century the meaning shifted from children's to women's clothing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jʏrk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jurk
  • Rhymes: -ʏrk

NounEdit

jurk f (plural jurken, diminutive jurkje n)

  1. (Netherlands) dress
    Synonym: japon

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DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: jurk

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch jurk.

NounEdit

jurk (first-person possessive jurkku, second-person possessive jurkmu, third-person possessive jurknya)

  1. dress

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