See also: Taku and tāku

Japanese edit

Romanization edit


  1. Rōmaji transcription of たく

Latvian edit

Noun edit

taku f

  1. inflection of taka:
    1. accusative/instrumental singular
    2. genitive plural

Maori edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Polynesian *taʻaku. Compare Hawaiian kaʻu.

Pronoun edit


  1. my

Usage notes edit

This is the neutral form for referring to a single possessed item. This form is not governed by the usual a / o distinction. This word must be followed by a noun.

Declension edit

Quechua edit

Adjective edit


  1. rough
  2. resistant to getting drunk, having a high tolerance
  3. mixed, mixed up

See also edit

Noun edit


  1. red soil, iron(III) oxide

Declension edit

Sakizaya edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ta.ˈku/, [ta.ˈku]

Noun edit


  1. lake; pond; pool

Tokelauan edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈta.ku]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ku

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Polynesian *te-qa-ku. Cognates include Hawaiian kaʻu and Samoan laʻu.

Determiner edit


  1. (inalienable, definite) my
See also edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Polynesian *taku. Cognates include Maori taku and Samoan ta'u.

Verb edit


  1. (intransitive) to tell
  2. (intransitive) to announce
  3. (transitive) to say, pronounce
  4. (transitive) to report
  5. (transitive) to confess
Derived terms edit

References edit

  • R. Simona, editor (1986), Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 361