Definitions for kirkkɜrk, kɪrk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word kirk
a Scottish church
The Presbyterian Church of Scotland.
transferred from the surname.
Origin: From kirkja or cirice.
a church or the church, in the various senses of the word; esp., the Church of Scotland as distinguished from other reformed churches, or from the Roman Catholic Church
Origin: [Scot.; cf. Icel. kirkja, of Greek origin. See Church.]
Kirk can mean "church" in general or the Church of Scotland in particular. Many place names and personal names are also derived from it.
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