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See also: IK, Ik, -ik, ik', and ik-

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EnglishEdit


Angguruk YaliEdit

NounEdit

ik

  1. water

ReferencesEdit


DanishEdit

AdverbEdit

ik

  1. Alternative form of ik'

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ic, from Old Dutch ik, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare Low German ik, West Frisian ik, German ich, English I, Danish jeg. See I (English, etymology 3).[1]

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ik

  1. First-person singular, subjective: I.

InflectionEdit


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, →ISBN

German Low GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • 'k, 'ck (enclitic)
  • ick
  • (Eastphalia, Lippe, County of Mark, Ruhr area) ek, eck
  • (Low Prussian) öck, eck

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German ik, from Old Saxon ik, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ik

  1. (most northern and western dialects) I (first person singular pronoun)
    Ik kem, ik sach, ik wünd.
    I came, I saw, I conquered. (Veni, vidi, vici. Attributed to Julius Caesar.)
    • 2012, Wilma Schlüter, Ik küer Platt: de Johrestieten int Münsterland →ISBN

Related termsEdit

  • mien (my, mine, possessive); mi (me, dative (also generally used in place of the accusative)); mik; wi (we, plural)

See alsoEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

ik

  1. Romanization of 𐌹𐌺

KaqchikelEdit

NounEdit

ik

  1. sun
  2. chili

LatvianEdit

AdverbEdit

ik

  1. every

MarshalleseEdit

NounEdit

ik

  1. Alternative spelling of ek

Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

ik

  1. (chiefly Northern dialectal) Alternative form of I
    • circa 1300, Homilies:
      Forthi wil I of my pouert, Schau sum thing that ik haf in hert, [...]
    • circa 1300, Cursor Mundi:
      Her ik haf a litil spend, In word eftir þat ik entend, [...]
    • circa 1390, Chaucer:
      But ik am oold me list not pleye for age.

DescendantsEdit


Middle Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon ik, from Proto-Germanic *ik.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ik

  1. I (first person singular nominative)

DeclensionEdit



North FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ik

  1. I

Old DutchEdit

Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronounEdit

ik

  1. I

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Saterland Frisian: iek
  • West Frisian: ik

Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

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

ik

  1. I

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • German Low German: ik

Pass Valley YaliEdit

NounEdit

ik

  1. water

ReferencesEdit


PwaameiEdit

NounEdit

ik

  1. louse

ReferencesEdit

  • Jim Hollyman, K. J. Hollyman, Études sur les langues du Nord de la Nouvelle-Calédonie (1999), page 52

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English ik, from Old English ic (I, pronoun), from Proto-Germanic *ek (I, pronoun).

PronounEdit

ik

  1. (rare) I. Now mostly used to be emphatical.
    Wha did that? Ik!(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • circa 1375, John Barbour, The Bruce:
      For Ik am he, I say the soithly, [...]

West FrisianEdit