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

Derived termsEdit

  • rykfallinn
  • rykfrakki
  • rykhreinsa
  • rykkorn
  • rykræsta
  • rykmökkur
  • ryksuga
  • rykugur
  • nærgeimsryk
  • stjörnuryk

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
Last modified on 18 October 2013, at 21:47