Hecke

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hecke, from Old High German hegga, from Proto-West Germanic *haggju, from Proto-Indo-European *kagʰyo-. Cognate with Dutch heg, English hedge.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): [ˈhɛkʰə]
  • Rhymes: -ɛkə
  • Hyphenation 1996: He‧cke, pre-1996: Hek‧ke

Noun[edit]

Hecke f (genitive Hecke, plural Hecken)

  1. hedge
    Synonym: Hag (archaic)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: hekk
  • Swedish: häck
  • Danish: hæk
  • Westrobothnian: häikk, haikk