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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hek n (plural hekken, diminutive hekje n)

  1. fence
  2. stern

Derived termsEdit


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