See also: EIK, Eik, and -eik

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch eik, from Middle Dutch eike, from Old Dutch *eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eik (plural eike)

  1. oak tree, any tree of the genus Quercus.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch eike, from Old Dutch *eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛi̯k/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: eik
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯k

NounEdit

eik m (plural eiken, diminutive eikje n)

  1. Any oak tree (tree of the genus Quercus).
  2. Oak wood.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: eik

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eik f (genitive singular eikar, plural eikir)

  1. oak (Quercus)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of eik
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative eik eikin eikir eikirnar
accusative eik eikina eikir eikirnar
dative eik eikini eikum eikunum
genitive eikar eikarinnar eika eikanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eik f (genitive singular eikar or eikur, nominative plural eikur)

  1. oak (Quercus)

DeclensionEdit

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LithuanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eĩk

  1. second-person singular imperative of eiti

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

NounEdit

eik f or m (definite singular eika or eiken, indefinite plural eiker, definite plural eikene)

  1. an oak (oak tree: Quercus)
  2. oak (wood from oak trees)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak). Akin to English oak.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eik f (definite singular eika, indefinite plural eiker, definite plural eikene)

  1. an oak (oak tree of the genus Quercus)
  2. oak (wood from oak trees)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

NounEdit

eik f (genitive eikar or eikr, plural eikr)

  1. oak
  2. tree in general

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: eik
  • Faroese: eik
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: eik
  • Norwegian Bokmål: eik
  • Old Swedish: ēk
    • Swedish: ek
  • Danish: eg
  • Gutnish: aik
  • Westrobothnian: eik

ReferencesEdit

  • eik in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Zoëga, Geir T. (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic[1], Oxford: Clarendon Press

WestrobothnianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eik f (definite eika)

  1. Oak (Quercus.)[1][2]

NounEdit

eik f (definite eika)

  1. A small wooden boat, an eka, eistuk.[3]


ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lindgren, J. V., 1940, “ek r.”, in Orbok över Burträskmålet, page 36
  2. ^ Rietz, Johan Ernst, “EIK”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 115
  3. ^ Lidström, Gun, Berglund, Erik, 1991 Pitemålet : ållt mīla àagg å ö̀öx, Piteå : ABF Piteåbygden. 4th ed. p. 61