hauk

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

hauk

  1. indefinite accusative singular of haukur
  2. indefinite dative singular of haukur

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hafoc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hau̯k/, /ˈhavək/, /hafk/

Noun[edit]

hauk (plural haukes or haveken)

  1. hawk (A bird of the family Accipitridae)
  2. falcon (A bird of the genus Falco)

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: hawk
    • Sranan Tongo: aka
  • Scots: hawk

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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hauk

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse haukr (one who grips, catches), from Proto-Germanic *habukaz, probably ultimately derived from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p- (seize).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hauk m (definite singular hauken, indefinite plural hauker, definite plural haukene)

  1. a hawk
    Ser du haukene på himmelen?
    Can you see the hawks in the sky?

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Old Norse haukr (one who grips, catches), from Proto-Germanic *habukaz, probably ultimately derived from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p- (seize). Akin to English hawk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hauk m (definite singular hauken, indefinite plural haukar, definite plural haukane)

  1. a hawk
  2. Ser du haukane på himmelen?
    Can you see the hawks in the sky?

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Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

hauk

  1. accusative singular of haukr

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

hauk (nominative plural hauks)

  1. hawk

Declension[edit]


Westrobothnian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse haukr, from Proto-Germanic *habukaz.

Noun[edit]

hauk m

  1. Hawk.

Usage notes[edit]

In some varieties the term späning or spänning is preferred, with hauk only in compounds.

Derived terms[edit]