dika

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See also: dīķa

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Native West African name.

Noun[edit]

dika (uncountable)

  1. A West African food made from the almond-like seeds of Irvingia barteri.

Anagrams[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German dick.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdika/
  • Hyphenation: di‧ka

Adjective[edit]

dika (accusative singular dikan, plural dikaj, accusative plural dikajn)

  1. thick
    La pordo estis dika.
    The door was thick.
  2. fat
    La opero ne finiĝas, ĝis kantis la dika sinjorino.
    The opera doesn't end until the fat lady has sung.

Antonyms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto dika, from English thick, German dick, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *þekuz, from Proto-Indo-European *tegus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dika

  1. thick

Antonyms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perhaps Latin (bene)dictiō (blessing), from the language of Church liturgy.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǐːka/
  • Hyphenation: di‧ka

Noun[edit]

díka f (Cyrillic spelling ди́ка)

  1. pride
  2. fame, glory, honor
  3. (obsolete) darling
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǐka/
  • Hyphenation: di‧ka

Noun[edit]

dìka f (Cyrillic spelling дѝка)

  1. Alternative form of dìkka
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From a Bantu language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dîka/
  • Hyphenation: di‧ka

Noun[edit]

dȉka f (Cyrillic spelling ди̏ка)

  1. dika (African food made from the almond-like seeds of the Irvingia barteri)
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • dika” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dika” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • dika” in Hrvatski jezični portal