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Proto-Japanese: *bǝ̀kaî
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: bucket
Russian meaning: ведро
Old Japanese: woke
Middle Japanese: wòké
Tokyo: óke
Kyoto: òkê
Kagoshima: oké
Comments: JLTT 505 (the etymology as "hemp container" is certainly wrong). OJ has also uke 'grain container', which may be just a variant of the same root.

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