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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch kricken, crieken(to creak; crack), related to Middle English creken(to creak). More at creak.

VerbEdit

criquer

  1. to creak (making a creaking sound)

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-qu, *-qus, *-qut are modified to c, s, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

ReferencesEdit

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (criquer)