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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *smēken, from Proto-Germanic *smaikijaną.

VerbEdit

smêken

  1. to flatter, to sweet-talk

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: smeken

Further readingEdit

  • smeken”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “smeken”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN