Learn how to say Ark correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word ark:
1 (the ark) (in the Bible) the ship built by Noah to save his family and two of every kind of animal from the Flood; Noah’s ark.
archaic a ship or boat.
2short for Ark of the Covenant.
(also Holy Ark) a chest or cupboard housing the Torah scrolls in a synagogue.
3 (also ark shell) a small bivalve mollusc which attaches itself to rocks with byssus threads.
Order Arcoidea: Arca and other genera
4a low hut used to house livestock, often incorporating a covered run:
we reassembled the pig ark in preparation for our spring arrivals
poultry arks make useful supervised runs for guinea pigs
be out of (or have gone out with) the ark
British informal be very old-fashioned:
the lessons were boring and taught by somebody out of the ark
this kind of variety entertainment went out with the ark
Old English ærc, from Latin arca ‘chest’