See also: Ork

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

ork (plural orks)

  1. Obsolete form of orc (killer whale).

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

ork c (singular definite orken, plural indefinite orker)

  1. (fantasy, mythology) orc

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

ork

  1. imperative of orke

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle French orque, from Latin orca.

NounEdit

ork m (plural orken, diminutive orkje n)

  1. (dated) killer whale, Orcinus orca
    Synonym: orka

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English orc.

NounEdit

ork m (plural orks, diminutive orkje n, feminine orkin)

  1. (fantasy) orc

MòchenoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian orco, from Latin Orcus (god of the underworld).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ork m

  1. ogre

ReferencesEdit

  • Anthony R. Rowley, Liacht as de sproch: Grammatica della lingua mòchena Deutsch-Fersentalerisch, TEMI, 2003.

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From English orc, from Middle French orque, from Latin orca (type of whale).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ork m anim

  1. orc

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Deverbative of orka (to have strength), from Old Norse orka, from Proto-Germanic *wurkijaną (to work).

NounEdit

ork c (uncountable)

  1. the strength or power to do something

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