DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch wilc, variant of willoc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʋʏlk/
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  • Hyphenation: wulk
  • Rhymes: -ʏlk

NounEdit

wulk f or m (plural wulken, diminutive wulkje n)

  1. true whelk, one of certain whelks (edible sea snails) of the genus Buccinum
  2. common whelk, Buccinum undatum
    Synonyms: karakol, kinkhoorn

Lower SorbianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

wul +‎ -k

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wulk m

  1. Diminutive of wul

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • wulk in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.