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sark

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noun \ˈsärk\

Definition of sark

dial chiefly British

  1. :  shirt



Origin of sark

Middle English (Scots) serk, from Old English serc; akin to Old Norse serkr shirt


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with sark


Sark

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geographical name \ˈsärk\

Definition of Sark

  1. island in the English Channel, one of the Channel Islands; a dependency of Guernsey area 2 square miles (5.2 square kilometers)

Sark·ese play \ˌsär-ˈkēz, -ˈkēs\ noun



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