How Do You Spell AUK?

The tiny seabird called an "auk" is a tricky word to spell. It is pronounced as /ɔːk/, with a long "o" sound followed by a silent "k". The word originates from the Icelandic word "álka", which was anglicized to "auk". Even though the "k" is not pronounced, it is kept in the spelling to pay homage to the word's Icelandic roots. Next time you come across an auk, remember that its spelling is a nod to its cultural heritage.

Common Misspellings for AUK

Similar spelling words for AUK

Plural form of AUK is AUKS

7 words made out of letters AUK

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