Last modified on 9 June 2014, at 22:50

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Danish hæk, Dutch haag, German Hecke, Old English hecg (fence), Swedish häck.

NounEdit

hekk n

  1. hedge

See alsoEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

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EtymologyEdit

From German Hecke

NounEdit

hekk m (definite singular hekken, indefinite plural hekker, definite plural hekkene)

  1. a hedge
  2. (sports) a hurdle (in a hurdle race)
  3. (sports) hurdles (a hurdle race)
    110 meter hekk - 110 metre hurdles

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology 1Edit

From German Hecke

NounEdit

hekk m (definite singular hekken, indefinite plural hekkar, definite plural hekkane)

  1. a hedge
  2. (sports) a hurdle (in a hurdle race)
  3. (sports) hurdles (a hurdle race)
    400 meter hekk - 400 metre hurdles

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

hekk

  1. imperative of hekka and hekke