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See also: rýk

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch rijk.

NounEdit

ryk (plural ryke)

  1. realm, nation

See alsoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ryk (attributive ryk, comparative ryker, superlative rykste)

  1. rich; wealthy

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ryk (dust, powder), from the verb rjúka (to reek, to smoke).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ryk n

  1. dust

DeclensionEdit

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West FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian rīke, from Proto-Germanic *rīkiją (realm), from Proto-Celtic *rīgiom (kingdom), from *rīxs (king) (compare Irish ), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (king). Cognates include Dutch rijk, obsolete English riche, German Reich, Danish rige.

NounEdit

ryk n

  1. realm
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Frisian rīke, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (mighty), from *rīks, from Proto-Celtic *rīxs (king) (compare Irish ), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (king). Cognates include Dutch rijk, German Low German rik, English rich, German reich, Danish rig.

AdjectiveEdit

ryk (inflected rike, comparative riker, superlative rikest)

  1. rich