Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse veikr

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

veik (masculine and feminine veik, neuter veikt, definite singular and plural veike, comparative veikere, indefinite superlative veikest, definite superlative veikeste)

  1. weak
  2. flexible, pliant

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

veik

  1. simple past of vike

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse veikr, from Proto-Germanic *waikwaz.

AdjectiveEdit

veik (masculine and feminine veik, neuter veikt, definite singular and plural veike, comparative veikare, indefinite superlative veikast, definite superlative veikaste)

  1. weak

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

veik m (definite singular veiken, indefinite plural veikar, definite plural veikane)

  1. wick

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

veik

  1. imperative of veika, veike, veikja and veikje
  2. past tense of vika and vike

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

veik

  1. inflection of veikr:
    1. strong feminine nominative singular
    2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural

VerbEdit

veik

  1. second-person singular imperative active of veikja
  2. first/third-person singular past indicative active of víka, víkja and víkva