Definitions for kirkkɜrk, kɪrk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kirk(noun)

    a Scottish church


  1. kirk(Noun)

    a church.

  2. Kirk(ProperNoun)

    The Presbyterian Church of Scotland.

  3. Kirk(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname.

  4. Origin: From kirkja or cirice.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kirk(noun)

    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

  2. Origin: [Scot.; cf. Icel. kirkja, of Greek origin. See Church.]


  1. Kirk

    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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