DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rik/
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  • Hyphenation: riek
  • Rhymes: -ik

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch riec, from Old Dutch *reko, from Proto-Germanic *rekô (rake).

NounEdit

riek f (plural rieken, diminutive riekje n)

  1. pitchfork

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

riek

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

AnagramsEdit


Low GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ryk (New Saxon Spelling)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon rīki, from Proto-West Germanic *rīkī, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz. Cognate to German reich, Dutch rijk, English rich.

AdjectiveEdit

riek (comparative rieker, superlative riekst)

  1. rich

DeclensionEdit