See also: hecht
From Middle High German hechet, from Old High German hehhit, from Proto-Germanic *hakiþaz or *hakidaz. Cognate with Middle Dutch heket, Old Saxon hakth, *hakith, Old English hacod. Probably related with German Haken, English hook.
- pike (fish)
- (with adjective, especially toll) a bloke, a guy, especially an admired, self-confident, or arrogant one
Declension of Hecht
- “Hecht” in Duden online