Spröök

German Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German sprȫke, sprōke, from Old Saxon *sproki, from Proto-Germanic *sprukiz (a saying, saw), from Proto-Germanic *sprekaną (to say, speak). Cognate with German Spruch (quote, saying, verse), Dutch spreuk (a saying, maxim, saw).

NounEdit

Spröök f (plural Spröken)

  1. a saying, maxim, adage, saw
  2. a quote

Derived termsEdit