lyk

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

lyk (plural lyke, diminutive lykie)

  1. dead body; corpse

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Frisian līk, from Proto-Germanic *līką, from Proto-Indo-European *līg-. Cognate to Dutch lijk, English lich, German Leiche, Danish lig.

Noun[edit]

lyk c (plural liken)

  1. cadaver

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lyk (inflected: like)

  1. fair, just
  2. innocent