häck

See also: hack and Hack

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Danish hæk, Dutch haag, German Hecke, Icelandic hekk, Old English hecg (fence).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

häck c

  1. hedge
  2. (sports) hurdle, as used in the track and field discipline hurdling
  3. (sports) hurdling
  4. (slang) bum, buttock

SynonymsEdit

  • (hurdling): häcklöpning

Related termsEdit

  • (hedge): häcksax
  • (hurdle): häcklöpning
  • (buttock): ta dig i häcken!
Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 15:39