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EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish kyrkia, kirkia, from Old Norse kirkja, from Old English cirice, from Late Proto-Germanic *kirikǭ, from Byzantine Greek κυριακόν (kuriakón) (δόμα) ‘Lord's (house)’, from Ancient Greek κύριος (kúrios, lord).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɕʏrˌka/
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NounEdit

kyrka c

  1. a church (building)
  2. a church (organization)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kyrka 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kyrka kyrkan kyrkor kyrkorna
Genitive kyrkas kyrkans kyrkors kyrkornas

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