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Meaning of "yakka" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD YAKKA

From a native Australian language.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF YAKKA

yakka  [ˈjækə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YAKKA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Yakka is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YAKKA


acca
ˈækə
acker
ˈækə
alpaca
ælˈpækə
attacker
əˈtækə
bacca
ˈbækə
backpacker
ˈbækpækə
caca
ˈkækə
cracker
ˈkrækə
Dakar
ˈdækə
Dhaka
ˈdækə
hacker
ˈhækə
lacquer
ˈlækə
Melaka
məˈlækə
packer
ˈpækə
tracker
ˈtrækə
wacker
ˈwækə
yacca
ˈjækə
yacka
ˈjækə
yacker
ˈjækə
yakker
ˈjækə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YAKKA

yak
yakety-yak
yakhdan
yakimono
yakitori
yakked
yakker
yakking
yakow
Yakut
Yakut Republic
Yakutia
Yakutsk
yakuza
Yakuza boss
yald
yale

WORDS THAT END LIKE YAKKA

aka
Alaska
chukka
dukka
ekka
Hrvatska
ka
marka
markka
Mekka
Nebraska
Osaka
polka
Polska
pukka
quokka
ska
Sri Lanka
taka
tikka

Synonyms and antonyms of yakka in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «yakka» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YAKKA

Find out the translation of yakka to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of yakka from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «yakka» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

yakka
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

yakka
570 millions of speakers

English

yakka
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

yakka
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

yakka
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Yakka
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

yakka
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Yakka
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

yakka
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Yakka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

yakka
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

つらい肉体労働
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

yakka
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Yakka
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

yakka
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

yakka
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

यकका
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yakka
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Yakka
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Yakka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Yakka
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

yakka
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Yakka
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

yakka
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yakka
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Yakka
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of yakka

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YAKKA»

The term «yakka» is regularly used and occupies the 56.180 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YAKKA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «yakka» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «yakka» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about yakka

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YAKKA»

Discover the use of yakka in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to yakka and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Hard Yakka: Transforming Indigenous Health Policy and Politics
The volume provides insights into the processes and politics of health care, analyzes inherent challenges of Indigenous self-determination, and reflects upon the roles played by anthropologists, sociologists, epidemiologists, and other ...
Nili Kaplan-Myrth, 2007
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A Lot of Hard Yakka
This is not an autobiography of a good county pro, but a look at the ups and downs, the lifestyle, the practical jokes and sheer hard yakka that make such a poorly paid, insecure job appeal to so many.
Simon Hughes, 2013
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Pastoral Australia: Fortunes, Failures and Hard Yakka : a ...
Pastoral Australia tells the story of the expansion of Australia's pastoral industry, how it drove European settlement and involved Aboriginal people in the new settler society.
Michael Pearson, Jane Lennon, 2010
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Exorcism and the Art of Healing in Ceylon
THE HIRI-YAKKA He is occasionally called Riri- or Siri-yakka, which signifies blood-yakka. Like most yakku, he comes from Northern India. His father was called Valiya-rajjuruvo, and his mother Sitapraha Meseri. At the time of her confinement, ...
5
Buddhism Transformed: Religious Change in Sri Lanka
The Suniya-yakka is, like the Maha-sohona, Hiri-yakka, Kalu-ku- mara, and Saniya-yakka, one of the most dreaded yakku. He has eight different names: Sri Adhnata-kumara, Naga Oddissa-kumara, Sanniya Oddissa-kumara, Garunda ...
Richard Francis Gombrich, Richard Gombrich, Gananath Obeyesekere, 1988
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Queensland's Threatened Animals
Egernia rugosa De Vis, 1888 Photo: C Eddie Family: Scincidae Conservation status: IUCN: Least Concern; Aust.: Vulnerable; Qld: Vulnerable Description: The Yakka Skink has a snout–vent length to 158–243 mm, with a tail length of 165– 248 ...
Lee K. Curtis, Andrew J. Dennis, Keith R. Macdonald, 2012
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Kumari's Karma
hanks to Rohan, Yakka now had a cell to himself and was also permitted to use the guards shower and toilet. The cell measured three by three yards. A bed occupied one corner and in front of the small barred window there was a table and a ...
Doreen Perera, 2010
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Yākka sālēre kathe: Tul̥u texts of Dravidian folk poetry ...
225. ayin' attilude unteru; Yakka Saleru dane kaye tinuveru. He fed on the prepared meal; Yakka Saleru eats* (after the meal) betel- nut. ayin' attilu danela undutu kdyi tinteru dr' amma Yakka Saler' anda. 226. »ehkuleni porludu kadeleye !
Klaus Ludwig Janert, Narayanan Narasimhan Poti, 1981
9
Yakka Banovic
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
L. Egaire Humphrey, 2012
10
Aspects of Padam-Minyong Culture
(de) MEUME UNE YAKKA DELANG (de) DARINE MENA YAKKA DELANG (DE) DARIKE SANTUM YAKKA DELANG (de) ERUNA DEM YAKKA DELANG (DE) MEUME DEING E YAKKA DELANG (de) KAJE BATTE YAKKA DELANG (DENA)  ...
Sachin Roy, 1966

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YAKKA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term yakka is used in the context of the following news items.
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Jacqui Lambie's son to enter the Hard Yakka program
CAUGHT in the spiralling crisis of drugs, the youngest son of Senator Jacqui Lambie will be sent to Bob Davis's Hard Yakka program in an attempt to get his life ... «Fraser Coast Chronicle, Jun 15»
2
Lambie pledges to "make a deal" to get Hard Yakka funding
Ms Lambie received a round of applause after she laid down the challenge and praised Mr Davis' Hard Yakka as the best youth program she had seen. «Fraser Coast Chronicle, Jun 15»
3
Hard yakka to disrupt workwear
With their blokey advertising and iconic branding, Hard Yakka and King Gee have stitched up the majority of Australian workwear market, worth an estimated ... «BRW, May 15»
4
'Do the hard yakka': WA chief scientist champions innovative research
New cures and solutions don't magically fall from the sky, you have to do the hard yakka. Research therefore should be seen as an investment, not a burden. «WA today, Apr 15»
5
EDITORIAL: Hard Yakka has already put in hard yards
The harshest judgment against Hard Yakka and former Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie seems to be that the Susan River operator was a more expensive option ... «Fraser Coast Chronicle, Apr 15»
6
Gang-gang: Busy birds and hard yakka
Today's hard-working column, its brow bespangled with sweat, has a kind of busyness theme. We look at the hectic, massed migrations of the Yellow-faced ... «The Canberra Times, Apr 15»
7
Hard yakka cultivates an internet of modern farming
Hard yakka cultivates an internet of modern farming. Australian farmers are increasingly under pressure to improve productivity, and they are now turning to ... «TechRepublic, Mar 15»
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Sunday Too Far Away rewatched – hard yakka story of shearers and …
sunday too far away A screen shot shows Foley (Jack Thompson) climbing out of his wrecked FJ Holden at the start of Sunday Too Far Away. Photograph: ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
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ACCC will allow Pacific Brands to sell its workwear business to …
Pacific Brands plans to sell its workwear brands, which include Hard Yakka, King Gee ... The maker of Hard Yakka, KingGee and Stubbies announced the $180 ... «9news.com.au, Nov 14»
10
Hard Yakka boot camp kids raise the bar
Bob Davis with Eric Harrison, James Davies, Sam Atkins, Denis Chmielkowski, Wyatt Rees, Reilly Alexander and Treigh Nothdurft at the Hard Yakka graduation. «Fraser Coast Chronicle, Nov 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Yakka [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/yakka>. Jul 2022 ».
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