lik

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See also: lík and -lik

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lik m (plural likken, diminutive likje n)

  1. lick (a caress with the tongue)
  2. (Netherlands): jail

Verb[edit]

lik

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

Anagrams[edit]


Greenlandic[edit]

Affix[edit]

lik

  1. Indicating something provides something.
    e.g. Tasiusamik atilik
    A place called Tasiusaq (literally 'provided with the name Tasiusaq').

Livonian[edit]

Verb[edit]

lik

  1. 1st person singular negative form of likkõ
  2. 2nd person singular negative form of likkõ
  3. 3rd person singular negative form of likkõ
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of likkõ

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lik

  1. rafsi of litki.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse lík, from Proto-Germanic *līką, from Proto-Indo-European *līg-.

Noun[edit]

lik n

  1. corpse
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse líkr, alternative spelling of glíkr, from Proto-Germanic *galīkaz.

Adjective[edit]

lik

  1. similar, alike
  2. equal
Inflection[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse lík (leech).

Noun[edit]

lik

  1. edge of a sail; leech
Inflection[edit]

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *līką, from the root Proto-Indo-European *līg-. Cognate with the Old English līċ, Dutch lijk, Old High German līh (German Leiche), Old Norse lík (Swedish lik), Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌺 (leik).

Cognate with Old Saxon gilīk (alike, similar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līk n

  1. dead body, corpse
  2. torso

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *likъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lȋk m (Cyrillic spelling ли̑к)

  1. form, shape, figure
  2. image, effigy
  3. appearance
  4. (colloquial) guy

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse líkr, from Proto-Germanic *galīkaz.

Adjective[edit]

lik

  1. like, similar to
  2. like
Declension[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse lík, from Proto-Germanic *līką, from Proto-Indo-European *līg-.

Noun[edit]

lik n

  1. corpse
  2. the edge of a sail, either free or following mast or boom
Declension[edit]