sokian

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sōkijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sag- (track down) or *seh₂g- (seek out). Cognate with Old Frisian sēka (West Frisian sykje), Old English sēċan (English seek), Old Dutch *suoken (Dutch zoeken), Old High German suohhan (German suchen), Old Norse sœkja (Swedish söka), Gothic 𐍃𐍉𐌺𐌾𐌰𐌽 (sokjan); and with Latin sagire ‘sense by smell’, Albanian shikoj ‘to see, observe, look for’, Old Irish saigim ‘seek’.

Verb[edit]

sōkian

  1. to seek, strive for

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