rieken

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch rieken, from Old Dutch riekan, from Proto-Germanic *reukaną. Compare English reek, German riechen, Danish ryge. See also the doublet ruiken.

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VerbEdit

rieken (past singular rook, past participle geroken)

  1. (formal) to stink
  2. (Flemish, informal) to smell (i.e. to produce, give off a smell)
  3. (Flemish, informal) to smell (i.e. to sense a smell)

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Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 22:32