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See also: Sark, särk, and şark

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English serk, sark, serke, from Old English serc, syrc m; and syrce, sirce, serce f (sark, shirt, shift, smock, tunic, corselet, coat of mail), from Proto-Germanic *sarkiz (shirt, armour, hauberk), from Proto-Indo-European *swerg-, *swerk- (clothes worn outside), from Proto-Indo-European *ser- (to arrange, tack, tie, unite). Cognate with Scots sark, serk (shirt, shift), North Frisian serk (shirt), Danish særk (gown, shirt), Swedish särk (shirt, chemise), Icelandic serkur (nightshirt).

NounEdit

sark (plural sarks)

  1. (Scotland and Northern England) A shirt.
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

sark (third-person singular simple present sarks, present participle sarking, simple past and past participle sarked)

  1. (transitive) To cover with sarking, or thin boards.

AnagramsEdit


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃɒrk]
  • Hyphenation: sark

NounEdit

sark (plural sarkok)

  1. pole (an extreme point of an axis, e.g. magnetically or geographically)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sark sarkok
accusative sarkot sarkokat
dative sarknak sarkoknak
instrumental sarkkal sarkokkal
causal-final sarkért sarkokért
translative sarkká sarkokká
terminative sarkig sarkokig
essive-formal sarkként sarkokként
essive-modal
inessive sarkban sarkokban
superessive sarkon sarkokon
adessive sarknál sarkoknál
illative sarkba sarkokba
sublative sarkra sarkokra
allative sarkhoz sarkokhoz
elative sarkból sarkokból
delative sarkról sarkokról
ablative sarktól sarkoktól
Possessive forms of sark
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. sarkom sarkaim
2nd person sing. sarkod sarkaid
3rd person sing. sarka sarkai
1st person plural sarkunk sarkaink
2nd person plural sarkotok sarkaitok
3rd person plural sarkuk sarkaik

Derived termsEdit

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

sark

  1. Alternative form of serk

North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian zerke. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian schörk and West Frisian tsjerke.

NounEdit

sark f (plural sarken)

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) church
    At St. Clemens sark as en sark uun Neebel üüb Oomram.
    Saint Clement's Church is a church in Nebel on Amrum.

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English serc, syrc, from Germanic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sark (plural sarks)

  1. a man's shirt
  2. a woman's shift or chemise

Derived termsEdit

  • cutty sark (short chemise or undergarment)
  • sarkfu (shirtful)
  • sarkin (coarse linen for shirts; roof boarding)

VerbEdit

sark (third-person singular present sarks, present participle sarkin, past sarkit, past participle sarkit)

  1. to clothe in or provide with a shirt
  2. to cover the rafters of a roof with wooden boards, line a roof with wood for the slates to be nailed on

Tocharian BEdit

NounEdit

sark

  1. back (of the body)

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

sark (plural sarks)

  1. coffin

DeclensionEdit