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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Danish hæk, Dutch haag, German Hecke, Old English hecg(fence), Swedish häck.

NounEdit

hekk n

  1. hedge

See alsoEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Hecke, sense 4 from Low German hek.

NounEdit

hekk m ‎(definite singular hekken, indefinite plural hekker, definite plural hekkene)

  1. a hedge
  2. (athletics) a hurdle (in a hurdle race)
  3. (athletics) hurdles (a hurdle race)
    110 meter hekk - 110 metre hurdles
  4. (nautical) stern

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From German Hecke, sense 4 from Low German hek.

NounEdit

hekk m ‎(definite singular hekken, indefinite plural hekkar, definite plural hekkane)

  1. a hedge
  2. (sports) a hurdle (in a hurdle race)
  3. (sports) hurdles (a hurdle race)
    400 meter hekk - 400 metre hurdles
  4. (nautical) stern

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

hekk

  1. imperative of hekka and hekke