DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɦœy̯k/
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  • Hyphenation: huik
  • Rhymes: -œy̯k

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch hoyke, from Old Dutch heucken, probably borrowed from Old French huque, heuque, from Medieval Latin hapax huca, of uncertain origin, possibly ultimately related to huig (uvula).

NounEdit

huik f or m (plural huiken, diminutive huikje n)

  1. (dated, historical) sleeveless cape or coat
  2. (dated, dialectal, nautical) canvas cover
  3. (dated, chiefly diminutive) calyptra
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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

huik

  1. first-person singular present indicative of huiken
  2. imperative of huiken

Further readingEdit


ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English hyċġan (to think about, to consider), from Proto-Germanic *hugjaną (think, consider).

VerbEdit

huik (third-person singular present huiks, present participle huikin, past huikt, past participle huikt)

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    • 1837-1901, Cranstoun, James, editor, Satirical poems of the time of the reformation, Edinburgh; London: W. Blackwood and sons, published 1891, page 128:
      Tak thay not tent he will not huik it,
      (please add an English translation of this quote)