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From Middle High German tīch, from Old High German *tīh, from Proto-Germanic *dīkaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dheigʷ. German Deich is the same word from a Low German source. Cognate to Dutch dijk, English ditch, Icelandic díki.
- IPA(key): /taɪ̯ç/
- Rhymes: -aɪ̯ç
- Homophone: Teig (only according to a regional pronunciation of this word)
- pond (natural or man-made)
- Teich in Duden online