Meaning of こく in Japanese

It seems that こく(koku) is an inflection of こい.
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Definition of こく

  1. (n) ancient expression; old poem
  1. (n) archaic period of time (usu. a period of approx. two hours corresponding to one of the signs of the Chinese zodiac)
  2. carving; engraving; cutting; mincing
  3. victory
  4. strictness; cruelty
  1. (n) measure of volume (approx. 180.39 liters, 6.37 cub. ft.)
  2. measure of a Japanese-style boat's loading capacity (approx. 278.26 liters)

酷 Kanji Details

  1. (adj-na, n) severe; harsh; stringent; rigorous; strict; unfair
  2. body (esp. of food, wine, etc.); weight; substance

    This soup has no substance.

  1. (v5k, vt) to let loose (e.g. a fart)

    I farted in class and the teacher threw me out.

  2. to utter (e.g. a lie)
  1. (v5k, vt) to thresh; to strip

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