bouk

 a pail for holding water ; whence bouket or bucket. Staff. A whirl-bouk, a churn, which is worked by turning round.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • bouk — bouk·it; chi·bouk; bouk; sam·bouk; …   English syllables

  • Bouk — (b[=oo]k), n. [AS. b[=u]c belly; akin to G. bauch, Icel. b[=u]kr body.] [1913 Webster] 1. The body. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. Bulk; volume. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bouk — Ti vil nan peyi Ayiti. Yon komin, pou moun andeyò ti vil sa a, ki reprezante yon gwo vil. Yon pati nan yon sentiwon ki ede moun boukle sentiwon an. Bouk Kabrit, Yon mal kabrit …   Definisyon 2500 mo Kreyòl

  • bouk — I. in sense 1 ˈbük, in sense 2 ˈbu̇k noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, belly, body, from Old English būc belly more at bucket 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • bouk — noun /baʊk,bəʊk/ a) The trunk or torso of the body, hence the body itself. b) The carcass of a slaughtered animal …   Wiktionary

  • bouk — North Country (Newcastle) Words to eructate, to belch …   English dialects glossary

  • bouk — sb. == body. Alys. 3946. [buc], O. and N. 1130. AS. buce. Germ. bauch …   Oldest English Words

  • Bouk Schellingerhoudt — Robert „Bouk“ Schellingerhoudt (* 4. Mai 1919 in Zaandam; † 19. September 2010 ebenda) war ein niederländischer Radrennfahrer. Bouk Schellingerhoudt war Profi Rennfahrer von 1942 bis 1954. 1946 wurde er Niederländischer Meister im Straßenrennen.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zirah-Bouk — Angaben Waffenart: Dolch Bezeichnungen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Siem Bouk District — Infobox District Cambodia name=Siem Bouk khmer= province=Stung Treng population= population as of=1998 communes= villages= geocode=1902 Siem Bouk District is a district located in Stung Treng Province, in north east Cambodia …   Wikipedia


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