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EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

pyke (third-person singular simple present pykes, present participle pyking, simple past and past participle pyked)

  1. Obsolete form of peek.
  2. Obsolete form of pick.

NounEdit

pyke (plural pykes)

  1. Obsolete form of pike.

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English pīc, from Proto-Germanic *pīkaz.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pyke (plural pykes)

  1. A sharp round point or projection.
  2. A point or end of something in general; especially the end of a shoe.
  3. A pike; a piercing weapon with a spike affixed.
  4. A pickaxe; an axe with a chisel edge on one side.
  5. A number of other tools noted for their pointiness.
  6. A barb or talon of an animal or a plant.
  7. A pike (fish with a barbed mouth (Esox lucius))
  8. (rare) A peak; a hill.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old English *piccian.

VerbEdit

pyke

  1. Alternative form of piken