See also: Lok, lök, and løk

AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch lokken, from Middle Dutch locken, from Old Dutch loccon, from Proto-Germanic *lukkōną.

VerbEdit

lok (present lok, present participle lokkende, past participle gelok)

  1. (transitive) to lure, to bait

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch lok, from Middle Dutch locke.

NounEdit

lok (plural lokke, diminutive lokkie)

  1. lock of hair

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Deverbal of lokat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok m inan

  1. gulp, swallow of a liquid

Further readingEdit

  • lok in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • lok in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lɔk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: lok
  • Rhymes: -ɔk

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch locke.

NounEdit

lok f (plural lokken, diminutive lokje n)

  1. lock of hair
    Synonym: haarlok
  2. one curl in hair of the head, confer goldilocks
    Synonym: haarlok
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: lok

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

lok n (plural lokken, diminutive lokje n)

  1. (archaic) hole
    Synonyms: gat, hol, holte
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

lok

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

AnagramsEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lok, from Proto-Germanic *lūkaną (to close, shut, cover).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok n (genitive singular loks, nominative plural lok)

  1. lid

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Javanese ꦭꦸꦏ꧀ (luk), from Old Javanese eluk.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lok (Jawi spelling لوق‎)

  1. crooked (having one or more bends or angles)

Further readingEdit


MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sicilian locu, from Latin locus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok m (plural lokijiet)

  1. place
    Synonyms: mkien, post

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Short form of lokomotiv

NounEdit

lok n (definite singular loket, indefinite plural lok, definite plural loka or lokene)

  1. a loco (short for locomotive)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

lok

  1. imperative of loke

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Short form of lokomotiv

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok n (definite singular loket, indefinite plural lok, definite plural loka)

  1. a loco (short for locomotive)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse lok

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok n (definite singular loket, indefinite plural lok, definite plural loka)

  1. alternative form of lokk
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Locke, from Middle High German loc, from Old High German loc, from Proto-Germanic *lukkaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok m inan (diminutive loczek)

  1. curl, lock
    Synonym: pukiel

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

noun

Further readingEdit

  • lok in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • lok in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *lǫkъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lọ̑k m inan

  1. bow (weapon)

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. lók
gen. sing. lóka
singular dual plural
nominative lók lóka lóki
accusative lók lóka lóke
genitive lóka lókov lókov
dative lóku lókoma lókom
locative lóku lókih lókih
instrumental lókom lókoma lóki

Further readingEdit

  • lok”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short for lokomotiv

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok n

  1. engine, loco, locomotive; The machine which pulls a train forward.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of lok 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lok loket lok loken
Genitive loks lokets loks lokens

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English lock.

NounEdit

lok

  1. lock

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

lok (nominative plural loks)

  1. mirror

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lok n (no plural, diminutive lokje)

  1. luck, fortune
    Synonym: gelok

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • lok”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011