sika

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See also: sīka, sīkā, and siką́

English[edit]

A Formosan sika

Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese 鹿 (shika, deer)

Noun[edit]

sika (plural sika or sikas)

  1. Cervus nippon, a deer found in the forests of East Asia
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Noun[edit]

sika (plural sika or sikas)

  1. (often italicized) A traditional Bangladeshi hanging basket
    • 2003, Sirajul Islam, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh[1], volume 7, ISBN 9843205820, page 207:
      In the past sikas were made within the family and its purchase and sale was not so noticeable.

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sika (plural sikaj, accusative singular sikan, accusative plural sikajn)

  1. Sikh

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *cika. Cognate with Estonian siga, Võro tsiga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsikɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ikɑ
  • Hyphenation: si‧ka

Noun[edit]

sika

  1. pig
  2. Person who allegedly behaves like a pig

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Ido[edit]

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sika

  1. dry (not wet)

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sika

  1. medicine

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sika

  1. third-person singular present of sikać

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *cika. Cognate with Finnish sika, Estonian siga, Võro tsiga.

Noun[edit]

sika

  1. pig

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Verb[edit]

-sika

  1. (transitive) to cut
  2. (transitive) to imitate, to mimic

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