wijk

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *wīk, from Germanic *wīk-, from Latin vicus (village), from Proto-Indo-European *wéyḱs (village, household). Replaced earlier Proto-Germanic *wīhsą (village, settlement) of the same Proto-Indo-European root.

Noun[edit]

wijk f (plural wijken, diminutive wijkje n)

  1. neighborhood
  2. district

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

wijk

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