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ic

  1. (informal) A Roman numeral representing ninety-nine (99).

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K'iche'Edit

NounEdit

ic

  1. (Classical K'iche') chile

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch ik, from Proto-Germanic *ek. The accusative and dative are Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *miz, originally only the dative form.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ic

  1. I

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: ik
    • Afrikaans: ek

Further readingEdit

  • ic”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • ic”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

ic

  1. Alternative form of I

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Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ek, *ik, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Germanic cognates include Old Frisian ik, Old Saxon ik, Old Dutch ik (Dutch ik), Old High German ih (German ich), Old Norse ek (Swedish jag), Gothic 𐌹𐌺 (ik). The Indo-European root, in various forms, is also the source of Sanskrit अहम् (ahám), Latin egō (French je, Spanish yo, Italian io etc.), Ancient Greek ἐγώ (egṓ), Lithuanian , Latvian es, Avestan 𐬀𐬰𐬆𐬨(azəm), Old Church Slavonic азъ (azŭ) (Russian я (ja)), Old Armenian ես (es). For declined derivations, see under , etc.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ic or

  1. I, used by the speaker referring to themselves as the subject, or in agreement with that subject

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare Old Frisian ik, Old English , Old Dutch ik, Old High German ih, Old Norse ek, Gothic 𐌹𐌺 (ik).

PronounEdit

ic

  1. Alternative spelling of ik

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Low German: ik

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hungarian ék.

NounEdit

ic n (plural icuri)

  1. wedge