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AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch lijk

NounEdit

lyk (plural lyke, diminutive lykie)

  1. dead body; corpse

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch lijken

VerbEdit

lyk (present lyk, present participle lykende, past participle gelyk)

  1. to look, to appear

West FrisianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian līk, from Proto-Germanic *līką.

NounEdit

lyk c (plural liken)

  1. dead body, cadaver
Further readingEdit
  • lyk (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Etymology 2Edit

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AdjectiveEdit

lyk

  1. fair, just
  2. innocent
InflectionEdit
Inflection of lyk
uninflected lyk
inflected like
comparative liker
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial lyk liker it lykst
it lykste
indefinite c. sing. like likere lykste
n. sing. lyk liker lykste
plural like likere lykste
definite like likere lykste
partitive lyks likers
Further readingEdit
  • lyk (III)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011