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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -ɛk
  • IPA(key): /ɦɛk/
  • (file)

NounEdit

hek n (plural hekken, diminutive hekje n)

  1. fence
  2. stern

Derived termsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

hek

  1. Alternative form of hacche

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese (MC kʰˠæk̚, “guest”). Cognate with Thai แขก (kɛ̀ɛk), Lao ແຂກ (khǣk), ᦶᦃᧅ (ẋaek), Shan ၶႅၵ်ႇ (khàek), Ahom 𑜁𑜢𑜀𑜫 (khik).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /heːk˧˥/
  • Tone numbers: hek7
  • Hyphenation: hek

NounEdit

hek (old orthography hek)

  1. guest
  2. tourist; visitor