Definition of Tarok

1. a card game [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tarok

tarnishable
tarnished
tarnished plant bug
tarnisher
tarnishers
tarnishes
tarnishing
tarnisht
tarns
taro
taro plant
taro root
taroc
tarocs
tarogato
tarok (current term)
taroks
taros
tarot
tarot card
tarotist
tarotists
tarots
tarp
tarpan
tarpans
tarpaper
tarpapers
tarpaulin
tarpaulined

Literary usage of Tarok

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Bibliography of Card-games and of the History of Playing Cards by Norton Townshend Horr (1892)
"tarok-Codex, die Spiel-Gesetze enthaltend. Wien, Pest, and Leipzig: A. Hartleben, 1888. 8vo. pp. 192. ..."

2. Prophetical, Educational and Playing Cards by John King Van Rensselaer (1912)
"One is called the "Great tarok," another retains the old name "tarok l'Ombre," while a third game (a modification of the last and arranged for more players) ..."

3. The Book of Ser Marco Polo: The Venetian by Marco Polo (1903)
"The King is known in the Burmese Annals as tarok-py^-Meng, "The King who fled from the tarok." * In Dr. Mason's abstract of the Pegu Chronicle we find the ..."

4. The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms and by Marco Polo, Henry Yule, Henri Cordier (1903)
"The Ki.ig is known in the Burmese Annals as tarok- ... he has not unnaturally confounded it with tarok-ilyo or “China-Town,° 1 ..."

5. Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet by Sven Anders Hedin (1909)
"We encamped in sight of the tarok-tso, on a level plain about 16 feet above the surface of the lake, and with two nomad tents as our nearest neighbours. ..."

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