See also: hecht

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EtymologyEdit

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.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hɛçt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛçt

NounEdit

Hecht m (genitive Hechtes or Hechts, plural Hechte)

  1. pike (fish)
  2. (with adjective, especially toll) a bloke, a guy, especially an admired, self-confident, or arrogant one

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