See also: väk and våk

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch vak.

NounEdit

vak (plural vakke)

  1. subject

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin.[1] Compare Old Norse vókr (wet).

VerbEdit

vak

  1. I warm

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “vak”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 493

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacuus.

AdjectiveEdit

vak

  1. vacant

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from váček, which was mistakenly understood as a diminutive with the suffix -ek, while it actually originated in Middle High German wātsac.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /vak/

NounEdit

vak m

  1. bag
  2. pouch (cheek pocket in which some animals carry food)
  3. pouch (pocket in which a marsupial carries its young)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (bag, cheek pocket): torba

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "váček" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vac, from Old Dutch *fak, from Proto-Germanic *faką. In some of the contemporary senses probably influenced by cognate German Fach.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vak n (plural vakken, diminutive vakje n)

  1. compartment (e.g. a shelf, a section)
  2. subject (in school)
  3. profession
  4. trade, craft

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: vak
  • Indonesian: vak

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of unknown origin.[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vak (comparative vakabb, superlative legvakabb)

  1. blind
    Synonym: világtalan

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative vak vakok
accusative vakot vakokat
dative vaknak vakoknak
instrumental vakkal vakokkal
causal-final vakért vakokért
translative vakká vakokká
terminative vakig vakokig
essive-formal vakként vakokként
essive-modal vakul
inessive vakban vakokban
superessive vakon vakokon
adessive vaknál vakoknál
illative vakba vakokba
sublative vakra vakokra
allative vakhoz vakokhoz
elative vakból vakokból
delative vakról vakokról
ablative vaktól vakoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
vaké vakoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
vakéi vakokéi

Derived termsEdit

(Compound words):

(Expressions):

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch vak, from Middle Dutch vac, from Old Dutch *fak, from Proto-Germanic *faką.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvaʔ]
  • Hyphenation: vak

NounEdit

vak

  1. subject (in school)
    Synonyms: mata kuliah, mata pelajaran
  2. profession
  3. trade, craft
    Synonym: kejuruan

Further readingEdit


NormanEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

vak f (plural vaks)

  1. (Sark) cow

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the verb vaka.

NounEdit

vak n (definite singular vaket, indefinite plural vak, definite plural vaka)

  1. (fishing) fish skipping, jumping (or similar) at the surface of the water
  2. ring(s) in the surface of the water after fish having jumped, skipped or similar
    vak i vak bortover vatnet
  3. (fishing) a net
  4. (fishing) shoal of fish close to the surface

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vakr, from Proto-Germanic *wakraz.

AdjectiveEdit

vak (masculine and feminine vak, neuter vakt, definite singular and plural vake, comparative vakare, indefinite superlative vakast, definite superlative vakaste)

  1. awake, lively
  2. watchful

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

vak

  1. imperative of vaka and vake

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vak c

  1. polynya, a hole in a sheet of ice

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vak 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vak vaken vakar vakarna
Genitive vaks vakens vakars vakarnas

NounEdit

vak (definite (rarely) vaket)

  1. vigil, watching (especially over someone sick or dying)

Derived termsEdit


Tocharian AEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cf. wak. Compare Tocharian B vek.

NounEdit

vak

  1. voice

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

vak (definite accusative vakı, plural vaklar)

  1. quacking sound

WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vakr, from Proto-Germanic *wakraz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʋɑːk/, /ʋæːk/

AdjectiveEdit

vak

  1. Waker; well rested.

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vǫk, from Proto-Germanic *wakwō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wegʷ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʋɑːk/, /ʋäːk/, /ʋæːk/

NounEdit

vak f (definite singular vaka, definite plural våkan)

  1. Polynya.
See alsoEdit