eik

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See also: EIK and Eik

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *eik, *ēk, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-. Compare Low German Eek, West Frisian iik, German Eiche, English oak, Danish eg, Norwegian eik.

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Noun[edit]

eik m (plural eiken, diminutive eikje n)

  1. any oak tree (Quercus)
  2. oak wood

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eik f (genitive singular eikar, plural eikir)

  1. oak (Quercus)

Declension[edit]

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative eik eikin eikir eikirnar
Accusative eik eikina eikir eikirnar
Dative eik eikini eikum eikunum
Genitive eikar eikarinnar eika eikanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eik f (genitive singular eikar, nominative plural eikur)

  1. oak (Quercus)

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Lithuanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

eik

  1. second-person singular imperative of eiti.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-.

Noun[edit]

eik f, m (definite singular eika or eiken, indefinite plural eiker, definite plural eikene)

  1. an oak (oak tree: Quercus)
  2. oak (wood from oak trees)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-.

Noun[edit]

eik f (definite singular eika, indefinite plural eiker, definite plural eikene)

  1. an oak (oak tree: Quercus)
  2. oak (wood from oak trees)

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-.

Noun[edit]

eik f (genitive eikar or eikr, plural eikr)

  1. oak
  2. tree in general

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: eik
  • Faroese: eik
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: eik
  • Norwegian Bokmål: eik
  • Danish: eg
  • Swedish: ek

References[edit]

  • “eik” in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic