See also: Beek

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

beek (plural beeks)

  1. (informal) Clipping of beekeeper.

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch beek, from Middle Dutch bēke, from Old Dutch beki, from Proto-Germanic *bakiz.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

beek (plural beke, diminutive bekie)

  1. (uncommon) brook

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

beek

  1. ergative plural of be

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bēke, from Old Dutch beki, from Proto-Germanic *bakiz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

beek f (plural beken, diminutive beekje n)

  1. brook, creek (running waterway smaller than a river)

Derived termsEdit

- general:

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: beek